High-volume futures broker Advantage Futures announces appointment of industry veteran Carlos Rodriguez as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Rodriguez brings over two decades of industry experience to Advantage.
Mr. Rodriguez will oversee all accounting and treasury functions at the firm, reporting directly to CEO Joe Guinan. Prior to Advantage, Mr. Rodriguez worked for CME Group over 20 years, most recently serving as Executive Director in CME Group’s Financial and Regulatory Surveillance Department.
With the addition of Mr. Rodriguez, Advantage now employs four former exchange auditors among its staff. “Two decades of regulatory experience coupled with his even-keeled managerial style make Carlos an enormous asset to our firm,” commented Joe Guinan. “He’s a home-run for Advantage and we are thrilled to have him on board.”
“I am excited to join Advantage’s reputable senior management team,” stated Mr. Rodriguez. “Advantage is a world class organization and my strong regulatory, financial and compliance background nicely complement existing management.”
Mr. Rodriguez is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago where he earned his BA in Accounting.
About Advantage Futures:
Advantage Futures ranks among the high volume futures brokers in the industry—processing over 3.9 billion contracts since inception in 2003. Advantage continues to expand its diverse client base by striving to deliver the highest level of client service. Our exceptional technology support, experienced risk management and responsive back office operations combine to provide comprehensive, technology-driven clearing and execution services over robust and redundant network infrastructure. For more information visit: www.AdvantageFutures.com