ABOUT TRIDENT


EXECUTION. INTEGRITY. VISION

Trident Brokerage Services is a full service commodities broker working on behalf of large institutional clients such as hedge funds, investments banks, merchants, producers, and trading houses. Trident’s employees have decades of real world trading experience which provides immediate value to clients. Our brokers have unique insight into commodities such as Global Crude and Refined Products, Global Natural Gas, Global Electricity Markets, and Environmental Products. We look forward to assisting you manage your commodity price and non-linear risk.

CEO

Joseph Sutherland

Head of Global Crude and Refined Products


“MR. SUTHERLAND ENTERED THE ENERGY INDUSTRY JOINING SUSQUEHANNA INTERNATIONAL GROUP ON THE NEW YORK MERCANTILE EXCHANGE IN 2008 AFTER GRADUATING WITH B.S. IN FINANCE FROM LEHIGH UNIVERSITY. HE SPENT THE NEXT 3 YEARS TRADING A PORTFOLIO OF ENERGY RELATED DERIVATIVES SPECIALIZING IN VOLATILITY ARBITRAGE. MR. SUTHERLAND JOINED TRIDENT AS A MANAGING PARTNER IN MAY OF 2013.”

CFO

Charles Fruscione

Head of Finances
 


“MR. FRUSCIONE MANAGES THE FINANCIALS OF THE FIRM. HE WAS PREVIOUSLY A TRADER ON NEW YORK BOARD OF TRADE FOR OVER 20 YEARS WITH EXPERIENCE IN COTTON, SUGAR, AND COCOA. HE IS A GRADUATE OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK.”

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Vikram Reddy

Head of Natural Gas and Power
 


“MR. REDDY BEGAN HIS CAREER IN THE EQUITY DERIVATIVES MARKET MAKING AND ALGORITHMIC TRADING GROUP AT GOLDMAN SACHS IN 2000. HE FOCUSED ON NDX AND QQQQ INDEX OPTIONS AS WELL AS THE OIL SERVICES SINGLE STOCKS BOOK. AFTER GRADUATE SCHOOL HE JOINED BARCLAYS CAPITAL IN THE NORTH AMERICAN POWER GROUP. IN LATE 2009 HE WAS PROMOTED TO HEAD OF POWER OPTIONS AND IN 2010 WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR PRICING AND HEDGING LARGE LONG DATED TOLLING TRANSACTIONS AS WELL AS DAY TO DAY TRADING IN POWER/NATURAL GAS VANILLA AND EXOTICS. HE HOLDS A B.A. IN NEUROSCIENCE FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO AS WELL AS A M.S. DEGREE IN OPERATIONS RESEARCH AND AN M.S. IN COMPUTATIONAL FINANCE FROM CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY.”