Keynote Speakers

Paul Tudor Jones

Co-Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Tudor Investment Corporation

Paul Jones is founder, Co-Chairman, Chief Investment Officer and the controlling principal of Tudor Investment Corporation (“Tudor”) which he formed in 1980.  Tudor is part of the Tudor Group, a group of affiliated companies engaged in trading in the fixed income, equity, currency and commodity markets.  He is a portfolio manager focusing on discretionary macro trading and is a principal risk taker for Tudor’s flagship fund strategy.    

Mr. Jones is a member of the Commodity Exchange, Inc., the ICE Futures U.S. (formerly the New York Board of Trade) and the New York Fed Investor Advisory Committee on Financial Markets.  Mr. Jones served as a member of the Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association from May 2010 through December 2011, served as Chairman of the then New York Cotton Exchange from August 1992 through June 1995 and was instrumental in the creation of its Financial Instrument Exchange (FINEX).  

His philanthropic service includes founding and serving as former Chairman and current board member of the Robin Hood Foundation, director of JUST Capital Foundation Inc., as well as current advisory, chairman, director, and trustee roles with a number of not-for-profit, educational and other charitable organizations. Paul was awarded an honorary doctorate for his achievements in business and philanthropy from the University of Glasgow in November 2014.

Paul holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Virginia (1976).