ABOUT US

REX Shares creates and delivers intelligently engineered exchange-traded products (“ETPs”) that solve specific access and efficiency problems. REX Shares was founded in 2014 with a focus on delivering new alternative ETPs. REX Shares sponsors ETPs based on strategies that include Gold Hedged Equities, VIX, and MLPs. REX Shares is based in Westport, Connecticut.

Greg King, CFA

Founder & CEO

John Belanger, JD, CFA

Chief Operating Officer

Scott Acheychek

Head of Distribution

Anthony Pesco, PhD

Senior Adviser

Advisory Board

Richard Goldman

Rich most recently served as the Chief Operating Officer of Guggenheim Investment responsible for leading the day-to-day management of the firm’s global institutional and intermediary/retail business. Rich served as the Chief Executive Officer of Rydex Investments (2006 – 2012) and as the President and Chief Executive Officer of ForstmannLeff Associates (2003- 2005), Head of the Americas Institutional Business at Deutsche Asset Management (1999 – 2003), and the Head of Institutional Sales at SSgA (1993-1999). He started his career in a variety of sales, marketing and management positions with IBM and Procter & Gamble.

Kim Mathew

Kim Mathew has been a product and investment specialist for major investment banks and investment managers for the past 23 years The major part of Mr Mathew's career involved making principal investments as a Managing Director for both Goldman Sachs and UBS. Kim has played the main role in private equity, listed equity and financing transactions in London, Hong Kong and throughout Latin America. Recently Kim played a lead role in selling billions of dollars of assets out of the non-core unit of UBS to asset managers. Mr. Mathew began his career as a product specialist in Fixed Income, Equity Derivatives and Emerging Markets for Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley.

J. Parsons

J. Parsons has been a leader in the exchange traded product industry for more than 15 years. Mr. Parsons most recently served as Head of Sales in the iShares business of Barclays Global Investors (BGI), where he played a key role in accelerating ETF distribution to financial advisors. Prior to this, Mr. Parsons served as Head of Equity and Currency Trading, Index Portfolio Management and Transition Services with BGI.

Todd Phillips

Todd Phillips is a 23 year Exchange Traded Product (ETP) industry veteran responsible for the development, design and successful execution of three ETP electronic and block trading businesses. Mr. Phillips began his career in 1994 at Spear Leeds and Kellogg and was made Limited Partner of the firm in 1999. From 2000 to 2009, he served as Managing Director and head of ETP floor and electronic trading for Goldman Sachs. In 2009 Mr. Phillips was recruited out of Goldman to join DRW to build a brand new firm wide equity and ETP trading platform along with the back office, legal, compliance and research infrastructure needed to support the enterprise. In 2012 Mr. Phillips relocated to Ronin Capital to build and operate the third iteration of his ETP electronic and block trading system.

Eugene (Gene) Podsiadlo

Mr. Podsiadlo was a partner, and Director of Wasatch Mutual Funds, and member of the Board of Directors of Wasatch Advisors, Inc., the $16 billion active investment adviser to Wasatch Funds, since 2001. He is currently a Special Advisor to the Wasatch Board. Mr. Podsiadlo previously served as President of Warburg Pincus Funds and Managing Director (Partner) of Warburg Pincus & Co., 1994-2001. He has designed and launched investment products in the U.S., Europe, and Japan. He is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Giles Rothwell

Giles Rothwell is President of 1 Oak Group, a London based quantitative hedge fund and wealth manager. Mr. Rothwell has more than 20 years’ experience in derivatives trading and structured products, including forming the Specialized Derivatives Group for HSBC, developing the Solution Sales business for Barclays, and serving as Global Head of Investor Solutions at JP Morgan.

Richard Shorten

Richard Shorten is the Founder and Managing Director of Silvermine Capital Resources, LLC, a firm focused on venture, turnaround and other special situation investment opportunities in the communications, technology and alternative energy sectors. Mr. Shorten has served on many public and private company boards of directors, including for companies listed on each of the NYSE, NASDAQ and AMEX. Mr. Shorten began his career as a corporate attorney at Cravath, Swaine and Moore, LLP.