Richard McVey is an American entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is best known as chief executive officer and chairman of MarketAxess.
Richard McVey: Age, Parents, Education, Ethnicity
This businessman was born in 1959 in Ohio, the United States with the birth name Richard Mitchell McVey. Details about his father, mother, and siblings are not yet disclosed.
His father used to run an oil company and was a stock investor. As per academics, he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in finance from Ohio University.
Later, in 1983, he graduated with an MBA from the Kelley School of Business from Indiana University. McVey belongs to Scottish descent.
Richard McVey: Career, Professional Life
Earlier, Richard McVey began his career as a trader in finance at a bank of Cleveland. He also worked with Chicago Merchantile which gave him a more diversified career experience.
In 1991, he joined JP Morgan to run the North America Futures and Options Business. There he was promoted as Managing Director.
Afterward, between 1995-2000, Richard relocated to New York and run JP Morgan’s North American Fixed Income Sales.
In April 2000, he decided to put the knowledge that he gained through the years to good use. He developed and launched an electronic trading platform ‘MarketAxess‘.
Since then, he is serving as chairman and chief executive officer of MarketAxess. Later, McVey led the company’s stock market launch in 2014 November.
He gained huge popularity and respect for his knowledge and innovation in making the trading process easy through electronic processes.
In 2012, Richard was honored with the “Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year” award for his contribution to financial services. He is also named to Institutional Investor’s Tech 50 nine times.
Richard McVey: Salary and Net Worth
As the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of MarketAxess, he receives a handsome salary of $3,222,710.
Meanwhile, according to some sources, his estimated net worth of Richard is $480 million as of 2022.
Richard McVey: Rumor, Controversy
There is no rumor and scandal about this entrepreneur. He is doing great in his professional and personal life.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Richard McVey is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 75 kg. Similarly, he has brown hair and blue eyes.
Social Media Profile
Richard is not active on social sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
He loves to spend quality time with his family rather than on social media.