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Eagle Trading Systems Inc
CEO, Chairman & President
Menachem Sternberg is the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (since Jan 1997) and President (since June 2010) of Eagle. Mr. Sternberg is a member of the NFA, and is registered as a Principal and an Associated Person of Eagle. Mr. Sternberg’s membership in the NFA and his registration as a Principal and an Associated Person of Eagle took effect on February 14, 1997, March 10, 1997, and April 7, 1997, respectively. Prior to joining Eagle in January 1997, Mr. Sternberg was a Senior Vice President and senior trader at Caxton Corporation (“Caxton”), and, also was a principal of Caxton Associates LLC from July 1995 until December 31, 1996. Caxton is a New York based money management firm investing in the foreign exchange, global financial, and commodities markets.
Prior to joining Caxton in August 1992, Mr. Sternberg was the President and a director of Tiverton, a registered commodity trading advisor. From August 1989 to December 1991, Mr. Sternberg also was a Managing Director of Global Research and Trading Ltd., a corporation engaged in the research and development of trading and investment strategies in the futures, forward and option markets. Prior thereto, Mr. Sternberg was employed by Commodities Corporation (“CC”) from 1979 until December 31, 1989, first as a research consultant and subsequently as a First Vice President of CC. In 1986, he became an employee of Tiverton in addition to his employment at CC. Prior to joining CC, Mr. Sternberg was a systems analyst.
Mr. Sternberg received a B.A. cum laude from Tel Aviv University and a Ph.D. in Economics from Princeton University. His doctoral dissertation, entitled “Uncertainty and the Use of Forward Contracts”, dealt with theoretical issues concerning hedging and market behavior. In addition to his involvement in global financial markets, Mr. Sternberg has advised governmental and corporate clients as an economic consultant, and has authored numerous research and academic papers. He also has served on the faculty of Ben Gurion University and as a visiting scholar at Princeton University. Mr. Sternberg is a member of the Firm’s Investment Research Committee and Operations and Governance Committee.