David Lichtblau serves as chief operating officer for Sentieo. He was previously chief executive officer for ETF.com, provider of news, data, analytics, and research on exchange-traded funds, which he led through the acquisition by Bats Global Markets (now CBOE). Prior to ETF.com, David led the next-generation product line for portfolio managers and analysts at Thomson Reuters. He joined Thomson Reuters via the acquisition of StarMine, a startup that offered equity analytics and research tools for professional investors. As the first executive hire, David founded the product management, marketing and media relations teams. David earned his B.S. in electrical engineering from Stanford University.