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BATS Options announces new advisory board

First Published 14th September 2015

Leading options industry executives to advise the BATS Options leadership team on key industry issues.

Kapil Rathi, BATS Options

Kansas City, Chicago and New York - BATS Options has announced the BATS Options Advisory Board, comprised of options industry thought leaders designed to advise the BATS Options leadership team on key industry issues.

The BATS Options Advisory Board, which will meet on a quarterly basis, consists of the following members:

  • Kurt Eckert, Wolverine
  • Sean Flynn, Interactive Brokers Group
  • Todd Hohman, Goldman Sachs
  • Mike Juneman, Citadel Securities
  • Todd Lard, Charles Schwab
  • Joseph Sellitto, Global Execution Brokers, LP
  • Jonathan Werts, BofA Merrill Lynch
  • Slade Winchester, Citi

"As BATS Options grows and expands its footprint, it's critical to bring together key options industry stakeholders to understand their diverse views on various market structure issues," said Kapil Rathi, Vice President of Options Business Strategy at BATS. "The BATS Options Advisory Board will serve as a great resource to our leadership team as we position ourselves for continued success, product expansion, and leadership in the options industry."