Jonathan A. Clark

Chief Executive Officer, Luminex

Prior to joining Luminex Trading & Analytics LLC, Jonathan was the Managing Director, Co–Head of Equity Trading – Americas at BlackRock, Inc. He was responsible for all aspects of trade execution, including broker selection and monitoring. In 2009, Jonathan was a member of BlackRock’s Quantitative Investments team and was responsible for derivatives overlay and strategy. Jonathan’s service with BlackRock dates back to 1999, including his years with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. At MLIM, he was a member of the Quantitative Investments team, responsible for managing arbitrage and derivative strategies for enhanced and structured portfolios. He also managed a commodities futures portfolio.

Prior to joining MLIM in 1999, Jonathan was a trader at MLC Investments, a hedge fund. In addition to supporting the fund’s diverse product mix, he managed the firm’s option hedging and arbitrage strategies. Previously, he spent four years at Bankers Trust with the Global Investment Management group.

Jonathan earned a BS degree in Finance from Lehigh University in 1991. He currently holds Series 7, 24, 63 and 99 licenses.