George E. Crapple

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George Crapple
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Occupation Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer
Employer The Millburn Ridgefield Corporation
Location Greenwich, CT USA
Website www.millburncorp.com

George E. Crapple is the co-chairman and co-chief executive officer of the Millburn Ridgefield Corporation and the Millburn Corporation and previously served as the CPO/CTA representative on the board of directors of National Futures Association. He is co-chairman of Millburn’s managed futures and commodities research committee and a member of Millburn’s fund-of-hedge funds investment committee.

Crapple also serves on the NFA Appeals Committee and had been on the NFA Executive Committee. He also serves on the CFTC Global Markets Advisory Committee.[1] [2]

Background

Crapple was a lawyer with Sidley & Austin in Chicago from 1969 until Apr. 1, 1983, as a partner since 1975, specializing in commodities, securities, corporate and tax law. He was first associated with Millburn in 1976 and joined Millburn on Apr. 1, 1983 on a full-time basis.

Crapple is a director, member of the executive committee, chairman of the appeals committee and a former chairman of the eastern regional business conduct committee of the NFA, past chairman of the managed funds association, a past member of the Global Markets Advisory Committee of the CFTC and a member of the board of directors of the Futures Industry Association (FIA).

Education

In 1966, he graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin where his field of concentration was economics and he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. In 1969, Crapple graduated from Harvard Law School, magna cum laude, where he was a member of the Harvard Law Review.[3]

Registration Information

  • George E. Crapple - NFA ID 0074773
  • The Millburn Corporation - NFA ID 0000119

References

  1. Global Markets Advisory Committee Members. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
  2. CFTC, Toothless Regulator, Seeks to Take a Bite out of Derivatives. Huffington Post.
  3. George Crapple Bio. Millburn.