Frederic Salerno

Frederic Salerno, Director, Intercontinental Exchange
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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 is the former Vice Chairman of Verizon Communications, Inc. Before the merger of Bell Atlantic and GTE Corporation, 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. Prior to joining Bell Atlantic, 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.


Mr. Salerno currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Akamai Technologies, Inc., Madison Square Garden, Inc., 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 and FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. from 2010 to 2019.


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