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Stephen Tobias

After serving as a partner of Dishy, Easton and Company, a premier equity broker on the CBOE, and as an independent floor trader on the AMEX, Stephen founded I.A. Englander with Israel Englander in 1977. He has since grown the company from a locally based floor brokerage to one of the largest floor brokerages on the major options exchanges, and an established international broker.

NYSE Amex Options Brokerage Services

Jack Piuggi - Senior Managing Director
NYSE Amex Options Brokerage Services
Jack began his career on the Floor of the American Stock Exchange in 1983 as a booth wire clerk and has been working on the Trading Floor in various capacities for 25 years.  Today, Jack is the Senior Managing Director of the NYSE Amex operation where he leads a staff of 16 experienced professionals who provide derivatives strategy and execution in the stock and options markets to a broad range of domestic and international clients.  Jack combines a vast network of liquidity with a deep knowledge base and keen understanding of client needs and behaviors.  He runs a strategy and execution services operation that is price sensitive and unrivaled in its commitment to client services.  Jack holds his Series 7 approved registration with FINRA and is an ATP Holder at NYSE Amex Options.  
David A. Gordon - Chief Operating Officer
NYSE Amex Options Brokerage Services 

David began his Wall Street career in 1986 with Jefferies & Co., in the Corporate Investment Group and, most recently, spent the last 14 years at the American and New York Stock Exchanges.  In 2009, David was named Vice President in the Options Business Group at the NYSE where he ran the Trading Floor and headed the Customer Service unit.  At the NYSE, David was responsible for all open outcry trading to include management of all Exchange Trading officials and the enforcement of all applicable outcry trading rules.  David also played a significant role in the Rule development process at the Exchange.  Today he oversees the daily operations of the NYSE Amex Options Brokerage Services Division at I.A. Englander & Co.