The efutures leadership team of industry experts and dedicated personnel are ready to meet the needs of our active independent futures and options traders through excellent customer service and support.
Richard M. Jablonski
Executive Vice President
Mr. Jablonski is Executive Vice President and is a member of the Wedbush Executive Management Committee. In this capacity, he oversees the firm’s securities lending / borrow, prime brokerage and cash management groups. Additionally, he is the Chief Executive Officer of Lime Brokerage and sits on Lime Brokerage Board of Directors. Mr. Jablonski has over 20 years of financial experience. He began his career at Wedbush in October 2012 as Senior Vice President, Correspondent Services.
Mr. Jablonski graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with High Distinction. He currently holds his CPA as well as Series 4, 7, 24, 27 and 63 licenses.
John D. Streich
John Streich is a Special Advisor to Wedbush Futures. Drawing from over 30 years of experience, John offers a supporting role to the Wedbush Executive Team, assisting and advising in various aspects of the futures industry.
John began his career in the futures industry starting as a runner, broker and floor trader at the Chicago Board of Trade. He later founded First Capitol Ag, an agricultural hedging firm, and efutures, one of the first online trading brokerages. Additionally, John developed a systematic trading program which became a hedge fund. The conglomerate of successful businesses grew to become a FCM, which was featured in Futures Magazine Top 50 Broker list. John also served three terms on the National Futures Association Board of Directors, and was appointed to the NFA Appeals Committee for final dispute resolution. He also was a full member of the Chicago Board of Trade.
John has served on several community organizations including Chairman of the Board for Southwest Health Center and Chairman of the Platteville Airport Commission. He is an IFR rated pilot and is also an avid runner and skier. He enjoys spending time with his family.
Chief Compliance Officer
Mr. Scott is the Chief Compliance Officer for Wedbush Futures. He sits on the FCM’s Credit and Risk, Compliance, Operations, and Trade Surveillance committees.
Mr. Scott has over 35 years’ experience in the futures and securities industry, having joined Wedbush in April 2016. Prior to joining Wedbush Mr. Scott worked at such firms as Citicorp, ABN AMRO, and UBS, in various management, administrative, and compliance roles. Most recently he served as COO and CCO of Uhlmann Price Securities, a FINRA registered broker/dealer. Mr. Scott is a graduate of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Arizona. He is a former member of the Chicago Board of Trade, and holds Series 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 23, 30, 34, and 63 licenses.
Mr. Patel is a Compliance Officer for Wedbush Futures. He sits on the FCM’s Compliance, Operations, and Trade Surveillance committees. In addition to being a Compliance Officer, Mr. Patel serves as the firm’s co-Anti-Money Laundering Officer (“AMLCO”). Mr. Patel has 10 years’ experience in the futures and securities industry, having joined Wedbush in August 2016. Prior to joining Wedbush, Mr. Patel’s work experience includes working on both sides of the industry; he was a Regulatory Compliance examiner with the National Futures Association (“NFA”) and FINRA and at such firms as Alaron Trading, optionsXpress, Inc (now Charles Schwab) in Compliance roles. Most recently he was a Senior Auditor at RSM US, LLP within their Financial Services Group. Mr. Patel holds a BBA in Finance and MBA in International Business.
Senior Market Specialist and Branch Manager
Brian is a native of Platteville, Wisconsin. In 1996, he joined efutures/Futures Express, where his knowledge and expertise of the financial markets and index futures, has been a great asset. Brian utilizes simple moving average systems, Fibonacci retracements, and several risk management tools, for day and position trading. Brian also makes use of option strategies for risk management on speculative and hedge trades.
He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville with a degree in Business Administration and an emphasis in Finance and Marketing. After graduation, Brian earned his General Securities license and began a career with Edward Jones. Brian enjoys spending time with his family and occasionally finds time for a game of golf.
Before joining efutures in 1998, Roni worked in the retail banking industry, holding specialized positions as both an IRA administrator and Personal Banking Officer. Having an in-depth understanding of the products, services, and capabilities available to traders, Roni enjoys managing new client relationships and the process of client on-boarding. After interviewing new clients, Roni works with each client one-on-one to pair them with a market specialist, ePro, or ePlus program that best compliments their experience and individual trading goals. Roni is the day-to-day contact for our clients with regard to customer service and trading platform support. She is the friendly voice that our clients have grown accustomed to hearing when calling in to our office and she takes great pleasure in making sure they are each taken care of.
Roni attended the University of Wisconsin-Platteville as a Business Major. In her personal time, Roni enjoys camping, spending time with her grown children and 16 grandchildren. She also enjoys running, gardening and cooking.
Jamie grew up in Southwest Wisconsin on her family’s dairy farm. Her family owns and operates Leibfried Feed Service, which services farmers throughout Southwestern Wisconsin. She joined the efutures team in April 2008, after attending Madison Area Technical College, in the accounting program. Jamie’s career with efutures has included supporting clients in the customer service capacity, and trade desk responsibilities. In 2015, she acquired the Series 3 license and is a fully registered Associated Person. She now enjoys her role as Relationship Manager, on-boarding new clients and working one-on-one to ensure that each client receives personal support and an optimal trading experience.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and crafts.
Belinda joined the efutures team in 1995. With over 24 years of experience in the brokerage business, Belinda adds extra energy, perspective, and professionalism to the growing business. She is currently the Office Manager of efutures/First Capitol Ag. Her incredible organizational skills keep our team running smoothly. She has her hands in many aspects of the office environment and is a great support to our Wedbush management team.
Belinda grew up on a hobby farm in southwestern Wisconsin. She attended Edgewood College in Madison, prior to accepting a position at a securities firm. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, running and spending time with her three girls at their family cabin on the Mississippi River.
After graduating with her degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville in 2004, Carmen joined the efutures team. She currently serves as the firm’s Futures Controller, and works closely with the Wedbush management team in Chicago and Los Angeles. Her primary responsibilities include financial accounting, regulatory reporting, and preparing month-end reports for senior management.
When not at work, Carmen enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. Her favorite family activities include going four-wheeling and shooting archery.