CastleOak Securities, L.P.
Head of Fixed Income

Thomas Thees
VNACJ Communiyy Health Center


Tom Thees most recently finished his tenure serving as interim CEO/Executive Director for the VNACJ Community Health Center headquartered in Asbury Park, NJ. Tom has a breadth of VNA related health care experiences (volunteer, Board member and Chair, executive, etc ) to go along with his thirty five years of financial services industry expertise and experience in building both traditional and electronic fixed income businesses. He was an appointed member of the SEC FIMSAC committee for the SEC Commission. He was the Head and founder of DirectPool™, he served as CEO of, Co-Head of Fixed Income at Jefferies, and COO of MarketAxess Corporation. Prior to those roles he spent 17 years at Morgan Stanley and 5 years at Goldman Sachs. He served on the BOD of the Bond Market Association (SIFMA), including as Chairman of its Investment Grade Committee for TRACE. He is a Board member and co-founder at HEART 9/11, and former Board Chairman and interim CEO for the VNA Health Group in NJ. He will be resuming his board role with the VNACJ CHC Spring 2019. He graduated from Georgetown University as a George F. Baker Scholar.