Execution and Sales Trader bringing expertise in listed equity and index options as well as experience with retail and professional trading practices and back-office functions.
Diligent and driven with success in a variety of roles with increasing levels of responsibility. An effective communicator and team-builder with strong numerate analytical problem solving ability under pressure.
Source liquidity, negotiate and execute via multidimensional network of professional trading, broker, and electronic market participants
Monitor and convey relevant pricing, liquidity and information on a diverse array of markets
Absorb and adapt to changing conditions, technology, tactics and nuances of trading environments
Versed in sophisticated derivative strategy and tactics including arbitrage, volatility, hedging, option greeks, algorithmic trading systems, large block wholesale trading
Book fill and clear trades quickly and smoothly
Liaise with customers, brokers, vendors and middle office personnel to resolve daily trading issues
Directly covered accounts responsible for 1.2M$ (~20-25% of business unit,) revenue over fiscal year
Grew non-performing accounts to active market participants consistently increasing volumes
Introduced several new accounts and strategic relationships to the firm
Created proprietary content and data specifically in specific risk and balance sheet arbitrage spaces
Monitor and coordinate daily desk functionality and efficiency with noted improvement year over year
01/2013 to Current
Equity Derivatives Wallachbeth Capital － New York, New York
Currently core member of the equity derivative trading desk, covering major institutional accounts. Quarterbacking daily trading and brokerage while keeping up with the ever changing landscape of the equity derivative marketplace.
08/2008 to 09/2011
AssociateGrubb & Ellis － New York, New York
Represented and consulted commercial real estate transactions in the competitive New York
City marketplace. Negotiating transactions with total
considerations in excess of $50 Million.
opportunities and relationships with business leaders and corporate decision
06/2007 to 05/2008
Foreign English Teacher － Shenzhen, China
Lived and worked in China, traveling extensively throughout Asia
Bachelor of Arts: HistoryFordham University － New York, NY, USA