Frederic Salerno

Frederic Salerno, Director, Intercontinental Exchange

Frederic Salerno has been a director of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE) since November 2002. Currently, he serves as the lead independent director. He also serves on the boards of multiple NYSE U.S. regulated subsidiaries.

Mr. Salerno brings broad knowledge of financial markets as well as business management and strategy, governance, and transactional experience. He is the former Vice Chairman of Verizon Communications, Inc. Before the merger of Bell Atlantic and GTE Corporation in 2001, Mr. Salerno was Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Bell Atlantic and served in the Office of the Chairman from 1997 to 2001. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of New England Telephone from 1985 to 1987, President and Chief Executive Officer of New York Telephone from 1987 to 1991 and Vice Chairman, Finance and Business Development at NYNEX from 1991 to 1997 when NYNEX and Bell Atlantic merged.

Mr. Salerno serves on the board of directors of Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. and Associated Capital Group. He was a board member of National Fuel Gas Company from 2008 to 2013, CBS Corporation from 2007 to 2016, Viacom, Inc. from 1996 to 2017, FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. from 2010 to 2019, The Madison Square Garden Company prior to a spin-off transaction, from 2019 to 2020 and Akamai Technologies, Inc. from 2002 to June 2021. From 1990 to 1996, he served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the State University of New York.

Mr. Salerno earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Manhattan College and a Master of Business Administration from Adelphi University.

Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee