Doug Adams is the CEO of TransMarket Group (TMG). Doug began his career as a junior trader with TMG in 2003. In 2005, he helped build Aardvark Trading (AT), TMG’s Quantitative and Automated Trading Division. He helped manage and grow AT until he became TMG’s CEO in September 2010 just prior to the operational merger of Aardvark Trading and TransMarket Group North America. Doug received both his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Mathematical Finance from the University of Southern California.
Free and open markets are essential for a free society to flourish. Doug Adams, CEO of TransMarket Group, a Chicago-based principal trading firm, will discuss productive functions of the financial markets, obstacles that inhibit them, and how new graduates can contribute to a better society in their future roles as market participants.