Don has 26 years of experience in the commodity markets. He left Goldman Sachs as a partner in 2018 after 20 years in the commodity group (J Aron). During that time he managed the Global Investor Product Desk from 2007-2013 and was Global Commodities COO from 2013-2015. From 2015 until his departure, he was Head of Commodity Trading for all of EMEA. In addition, he was the lead Crude Derivatives trader from 1998-2006, former member of LME User Committee, former member of CFTC Market Advisory Committee and speaker at the Position Limit Hearing in 2008.
Don has an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University