Principals’ Profiles

Walt K. Weissman

Co-Chairman of the Board of TradeLink, has a joint MBA and JD from Stanford University. He began trading in 1971 and became a member of the Chicago Board of Trade in 1975. In 1979, he started TradeLink. Mr. Weissman is a current member of the CME Group and a past member of the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

Steven W. Wolf

Co-Chairman of the Board of TradeLink, has a degree in Economics from the University of Illinois. He began trading in 1983 and, with Walt Weissman, started the TradeLink option arbitrage business. Mr. Wolf is a member of the CME Group and a past member of the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

Montgomery Cornell

President and COO of TradeLink, holds an MBA from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Michigan.  Mr. Cornell joined TradeLink in July 2005 after eighteen years of experience in a variety of finance and accounting related positions with an investment bank, a brokerage firm and several growth oriented service companies.

Jon Lufrano

Global Head of Proprietary Trading, has a Masters degree in Physics and a PhD in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics from the University of Illinois. He began trading in 1980 and joined TradeLink in 1998.  He became a Member of TradeLink Holdings LLC in 2010.

Mark Feldberg

Chairman of TradeLink Securities, Mr. Feldberg is a graduate of Dartmouth College.  He joined TradeLink Securities as a founding member at its inception in 2003.  He has worked in the real estate, entertainment, industrial machinery, and defense industries.