Raj Fernando is the Founder, Chairman, and the CEO of Scoutahead.com. He is the former founder and the CEO of the Chopper Trading. Mr. Fernando uses his over 25 years experience in the global financial markets to give advisory services to his companies and boards that he serves. He also has over ten years experience with the cyber securities initiatives. Mr. Fernando graduated from Beloit College with an economics and history degree, and then attended the University of London. He started Scoutahead.com in 2016. Since inception, the company has been providing trusted information to their clients with the aim of increasing their productivity and aiding in their growth.
Mr. Fernando began his career while still in college. He volunteered with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and he continued working with them after completing his college degree. Raj Fernando served in various departments at the Chicago Board of Trade in 1991 to 2001, working his way up from the lowest positions to the executive positions. He worked with other trading firms including Rosenthal Collins Group, LFG, and Indosuez Carr Futures. Later, he started Chopper Trading in 2002, and he stopped full-time trading to concentrate on building his company.
Chopper Trading is a trading company headquartered at Chicago Board of Trade Building. The company has approximately 250 employees who are the brightest engineers and traders. He hires the very best in the industry. Raj Fernando is selective on the workforce that he wants and therefore, his workers go through a lengthy and involving training program and choose the best employees who are interested in a long-term engagement with the company. Through his leadership, the company has risen into one of the largest markets globally. Chopper Trading has in the past traded on the CME, Nasdaq, Eurex, ICE, and LSE. Mr. Fernando sold the company to DRW in 2015.
Additionally, Raj Fernando is on the Board of Directors for PAWS Chicago, American Security Project, and Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Mr. Fernando is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and he is on the Foreign Leadership Committee member at the Brookings Institute.
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