Thomas J. McMahon
Thomas J. McMahon is a veteran futures industry professional. He is currently the co-founder and CEO of AirCarbon Pte. Ltd.
He is also a director and co-founder of the Abaxx Exchange and a director with the Digiassets Exchange (Singapore) (SDAZ). Additionally, he is chairman of the Digital Exchange Association, or DXA.
He was formerly a director at P.A.C.E. Pan Asia Clearing Enterprise.
Before joining SMX as president, he served as president of the Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange from April 2007 thru March 2009.
From 1993 to 2003, McMahon handled order execution of natural gas futures and options contracts at the NYMEX. He began his career as a member of the New York Cotton Exchange and the New York Coffee, Sugar and Cocoa Exchange, which later became the New York Board of Trade and is now known as ICE Futures US.
He joined NYMEX as a member in 1982. In 1984, he served as vice chairman of the petroleum advisory committee, prior to the launch of the gasoline futures contract. McMahon was elected to the NYMEX board of directors in 1987 and served as chairman of natural gas advisory and petroleum delivery committee leading up to the launch of the natural gas futures contract.
McMahon earned a bachelor's degree in history and political science from Washington College in Maryland.
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