Sue Avinir

Chief Operating Officer

Sue Avinir is Chief Operating Officer, S&P Global Platts, a division of S&P Global and the leading global provider of information and benchmarks for the energy and commodity markets. In this role, Sue is responsible for ensuring the Platts operations model is aligned to the business strategy and overseeing the smooth day-to-day operations of the Platts business. Sue is also responsible for the successful integration of the division’s recent acquisitions and is a member of the Platts Executive Committee.

Up until October 2016, Sue led operations for the Platts Content function, spanning 650 people around the world, supporting the Platts pricing, news and analytics functions for almost three years. Before that, Sue was Vice President, Business Process Management, for the Commodities and Commercial Markets Segment, leading strategic and operational initiatives, furthering talent development through the Lean Six Sigma curriculum, and driving business transformation within multiple divisions including Platts, and former companies of S&P Global, J. D. Power and Associates and McGraw-Hill Construction.

Previously, Sue held a number of roles within S&P Global Ratings after joining the company in 2001, including Senior Director of Operations for the U.S. Mortgage Group where her responsibilities spanned general management and business operations for the U.S. Commercial Mortgage, Residential Mortgage, and Servicer Evaluations teams.

Sue spent over 12 years in management consulting before joining S&P Global, focusing on strategy, operational improvement, and organizational change for clients in financial services, professional services and consumer products.

Sue holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from The University of Albany and an MBA from New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

President and Chief Executive Officer, S&P Global
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, S&P Global
Chief Operating Officer, S&P Global Platts
Managing Director, Channel
Management, S&P Dow Jones
Managing Director, Product Management, S&P Dow Jones
President, S&P Global Ratings
Managing Director & Chairman of the
Index Committee, S&P Dow Jones
Chief Product Officer, S&P Global Platts
Chief Commercial Officer, S&P Global Market
Chief Technology Officer, S&P Global and Chief Operating Officer, S&P Global Market
Chief Strategy Officer, S&P Global Platts
Head of Risk Services, S&P Global
President, S&P Global Market Intelligence & Executive Vice President, Data and Technology Innovation, S&P Global
Managing Director, Client Coverage, S&P Dow Jones
Vice President,
Global Head of Metals and Agriculture and Co-Head of Commodity News & Pricing, S&P Global Platts