Ted Oberhaus is responsible for overseeing Lord Abbett’s trading and execution programs for its domestic and international equity products and is responsible for a team of traders who execute trading strategies through the major exchanges and various electronic communications and crossing networks. A proponent of using technology to enhance trading efficiency, Mr. Oberhaus was an early adopter of implementing algorithmic trading strategies for client accounts and is considered a pioneer in this area.
Mr. Oberhaus joined Lord Abbett in 1983 and was named Partner in 2002. Prior to his current role, he served as Equity Trader and was later promoted to Director of Equity Trading. His previous experience includes serving as a Brokerage Clerk on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange for Brimberg & Co. He has worked in the financial services industry since 1982.
Mr. Oberhaus presents at a number of industry conferences and is often featured in financial publications, including BusinessWeek, Pensions & Investments, USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal. In 2006, he was included in Advanced Trading magazine’s “Traders Gold Book.”
He earned a BA in economics from Ohio Wesleyan University.