Founder, Co-Chairman and CIO, Tudor Investment Corporation
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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Marie-Josée Kravis, Chair, The Economic Club of New York
Senior Fellow, The Hudson Institute
Paul Jones is founder, Co-Chairman, Chief Investment Officer and the controlling principal of Tudor Investment Corporation, which he formed in 1980. Tudor is part of the Tudor Group, a group of affiliated companies engaged in trading in the global fixed income, equity, currency and commodity markets. He is a portfolio manager focusing on discretionary macro trading and is the principal risk taker for Tudor's flagship client fund strategy.
Mr. Jones is a member of New York Fed Investor Advisory Committee on Financial Markets. He served as a member of the Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association from May 2010 through December 2011, served as Chairman of the then New York Cotton Exchange from August 1992 through June 1995 and was instrumental in the creation of its Financial Instrument Exchange (FINEX) and the US dollar index futures contract.
His philanthropic service includes founding and serving as former Chairman and current board member of the Robin Hood Foundation, Chairman of Just Capital Foundation, and member of the Advisory Board of the University of Virginia's Contemplative Sciences Center. He is former Chairman and a former Director of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, former Chairman and current board member of The Everglades Foundation Inc., Chairman of Pure Edge, Inc. Foundation, founder and current board member of the African Community & Conservation Foundation, a former Trustee and current member of the Board of Overseers of NYU Langone Medical Center and a board member of the Apollo Theater Foundation.
Paul was awarded an honorary doctorate for his achievements in business and philanthropy from the University of Glasgow (2014).
Paul holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Virginia (1976). He and his wife, Sonia, have four beloved adult children.