Mr. Grossman has spent the last two decades in the financial industry working as a proprietary trader, asset manager and market-maker. In particular, he has traded liquid products in major markets around the globe, with particular emphasis on arbitrage-related strategies.
Mr. Grossman last worked in the Chief Investment Office of JPMorganChase where, as an Executive Director, he ran a Proprietary Trading Group that focused on global rates and currencies. Mr. Grossman has also had senior risk-taking roles with Norges Bank (the Central Bank of Norway), Five Mile Capital Partners, an investment management firm based in Stamford, Connecticut, Global Asset Management, a European investment firm and Deutsche Bank, where he ran a large derivatives portfolio. Mr. Grossman served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Polaris Asset Management, where he was responsible for managing a Fixed Income Arbitrage Fund.
Before he began his trading career, Mr. Grossman was a corporate attorney at the New York law firm of Cole & Deitz.
Mr. Grossman has a J.D. from the Columbia University School of Law, and an M.S. and B.S. in Fluid Dynamics from the Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science. Mr. Grossman also spent a year conducting post-graduate studies at the University of Cambridge in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics.