About Cboe VEST

Our Team

World-class financial experts

Cboe Vest Financial


Karan Sood

CEO & Managing Director, Head of Product Development

Previous: ProShares, Barclays Capital, McKinsey
Education: London School of Economics, Indian Institute of Technology


Steve Neamtz

President & Managing Director, Head of Distribution

Previous: Virtus Partners, AIG SunAmerica Capital Services
Education: Pennsylvania State University


Jeff Chang

COO & Managing Director, Head of Product Management

Previous: ProShares, FBR, The World Bank
Education: US Naval Academy, Georgetown University


Linda Werner

CMO & Managing Director, Head of Marketing

Previous: T. Rowe Price, Mars, Wunderman DC
Education: University of California Los Angeles, The University of Connecticut


Joanne Hill

Chief Advisor of Research

Previous: ProShares, Goldman Sachs, PaineWebber, Kidder Peabody
Education: American University, Syracuse University, The George Washington University


Howard Rubin

Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Management

Previous: ProShares, Wilshire Associates, JHM Capital
Education: The George Washington University, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania


Christopher Lee

Sr. Vice President, Product Management & Advisory

Previous: Cypress Semiconductor
Education: University of California Davis


Jonathan Hale

Sr. Vice President, Product Development & Portfolio Management

Previous: Citigroup
Education: Stanford University


Christopher Mortimer

Sr. Vice President, Sales

Previous: ProShares, Wells Fargo Advisors
Education: Saint Joseph's University


Taryn Kelly

Vice President, Sales

Previous: Goldman Sachs, Estee Lauder, Jefferies
Education: Loyola University Maryland


Zach Johnson

Analyst, Product Management & Advisory

Education: Howard University

Michael J. Capizzi

Sr. Vice President, Sales

Previous: U.S. Boston Capital Corporation, ProFund Advisors LLC. T. Rowe Price

Education: Gettysburg College

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