Jerry Parker, Chairman and Executive Officer
Mr. Parker is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chesapeake and Chesapeake Holding Company. Mr. Parker received a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of Virginia in January 1980. Mr. Parker started his trading career in 1983 as an exempt commodity trading advisor for Mr. Richard J. Dennis, in his “Turtle” training program. Mr. Parker, a Portfolio Manager, has overseen Chesapeake’s operations and its trading since its inception in February 1988.
Mike Ivie, Director of Research
Mr. Ivie joined Chesapeake in 1991 and currently serves as the Director of Research. Mr. Ivie received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Louisiana State University in 1989. Mr. Ivie, a Portfolio Manager, oversees Chesapeake’s ongoing research efforts.
Anil Ladde, Chief Compliance Officer / President
Mr. Ladde joined Chesapeake in 1993 and currently serves as the Director of Trading and President. Mr. Ladde received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1990 and an M.B.A. in Finance from The George Washington University in 1992. Mr. Ladde serves as the Chief Compliance Officer.
Chesapeake also boasts a team of seasoned professionals to handle the day-to-day activities including research, trading, business development, back office, compliance, as well as other administrative efforts.