Christopher Cathey enjoyed a successful 15-year career as a Professional Trader. After completing a first-class degree in Natural Sciences and obtaining his PhD in Chemistry from Fitzwilliam College Cambridge, Chris was hired by Goldman Sachs. Chris worked for Goldman Sachs as an Equities Trader in Frankfurt, New York and London between 1993 and 2006. He then worked as a proprietary trader at Merrill Lynch Strategic Investments Group between 2006 and 2008, before retiring.
Chris joined the Institute in 2013. Chris’ role at the Institute involves Mentoring Institute Traders on the official Institute Mentoring Programme after students have graduated from completing the Professional Trading Masterclass (PTM) and Professional FOREX Trading (PFTM) Video Series. Chris helps Institute Traders to realise their objectives in becoming consistently profitable long-term and to build their own individual track records. Chris also helps manage the Institute’s global portfolio in allocating capital to profitable students/traders.