Jon Zimmerman
Chief Operating Officer, Managing Director
Jon Zimmerman

Jon is the Chief Operating Officer of IndexIQ. He is responsible for strategies initiatives and day-to-day business at IndexIQ. 

Jon joined New York Life Investments in 2015 as the Head of ETF product development. In that role, he drove IndexIQ’s strategy for expanding the product line and grew the firm’s capabilities within the equity and fixed income landscape. Previously, he was Vice President in Healthcare Equity Capital Markets at Morgan Stanley and was instrumental in expanding their Closed-End Fund business in close coordination with the Wealth Management division. He also worked in product development across a range of strategic projects ranging from ETFs to Structured Products. He began his career as a Global Research Manager for Equity Capital Markets at Dealogic, an analytics firm focused on investment banking. 

Jon earned a B.A. in Economics from New York University.