Adam joined AEGIS in 2020 as part of the Nexidus Commodities acquisition. He brings over a decade of experience in risk management, derivatives, and physical trading from the producer, processor, and consumer perspectives. As Principal and Co-founder of Nexidus, Adam and the team provided tailored commodity price risk management solutions for industrial clients primarily in the metals markets. Before Nexidus, he managed commodity price risk across Alcoa Corporation's global portfolio of assets and commodity exposures. He began his career in the energy markets in financial and operations roles before progressing to trading roles with the Tennessee Valley Authority and later Alcoa Corporation. Adam holds a BS in Finance from Tennessee Technological University. He has also earned Series 3 & 30 certifications from the National Futures Association.
Outside of the office, Adam enjoys backpacking in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, wake surfing, fitness, and spending time with his wife Jenna and their two children.