LJM’s chief risk officer is Arjuna Ariathurai, FRM. Mr. Ariathurai is in charge of developing and executing firm risk policy as well as evaluating and enhancing current trading strategies and developing new trading strategies. Mr. Ariathurai joined LJM in March of 2012 after seven years as an owner and partner of proprietary trading firm, XO Capital LLC. Mr. Ariathurai has 21 years of experience in the financial industry, working for UBS, the CME and as an entrepreneur. He has extensive experience in asset pricing, trading and risk management, technology and quantitative analysis. Mr. Ariathurai holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Duke University and a Master of Business Administration with concentrations in analytic finance and accounting from the University of Chicago as well as a Master of Science in computer science from the University of Chicago.
Mr. Ariathurai is registered with the CFTC as an AP and Principal of LJM and possesses his FINRA Series 3 license.