Head of Market Structure
Richard Gorelick is head of market structure for the Chicago-based trading firm
DRW. He joined the company following the acquisition by DRW of RGM Advisors, LLC in September 2017.
He was previously a co-founder and CEO of
RGM Advisors, and has a legal and business background.    
He also serves as a associate member director of the
Futures Industry Association. Gorelick is a member of the  CFTC's Technology Advisory Committee.
Before taking his position at RGM, Gorelick was a chief strategy officer with Deja.com, Inc. He first began working with the company as a general counsel.
Before Deja.com, Gorelick was a
corporate attorney in for Coudert Brothers in New York.
Gorelick founded RGM with
Robbie Robinette and Mark Melton in 2001. Robinette was a software designer at Deja.com. Melton was a cycling friend of Robinette's. Together, their initials form the acronym for RGM.
Gorelick and fellow RGM Advisors executives rang the opening bell at the
New York Stock Exchange trading floor on May 3, 2010, three days before the May 6 Flash Crash. 
3 May 2010 RGM Advisors Visits the NYSE
Gorelick holds a JD from the Georgetown University Law Center and a BA in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania.
Executive Profile: Richard Gorelick. Bloomberg BusinessWeek.
RGM History. RGM Advisors, LLC.
Richard Gorelick. LinkedIn Profile.
Man Vs. Machine: Seven Major Players in High-Frequency Trading. Yahoo Finance.
High-Frequency Traders Strike Back. TradersMagazine.com.
Board Members. Futures Industry Association.
Technology Advisory Committee. RGM Advisors.
Richard Gorelick, CEO, RGM Advisors. Source Media Conferences.
Conference Speakers. SourceMedia.
3 May 2010 RGM Advisors Visits the NYSE. YouTube.com.
RGM Advisors Visits the NYSE. NYSE Euronext.