Julian Emanuel is a Managing Director and Chief Equity and Derivatives Strategist at BTIG. He provides top-down analysis of broad market trends, sectors, valuation and volatility with a focus on U.S. equity markets and U.S.-listed derivatives. Prior to BTIG, Mr. Emanuel was Head of U.S. Equity and Derivatives Strategy at UBS. Previously, he accumulated over two decades of experience as a Portfolio Manager, Risk Manager and Proprietary Trader with Tiedemann Investment Group, Goldman Sachs, Spear, Leeds & Kellogg, and Credit Suisse Asset Management. Earlier in his career, Mr. Emanuel was also Head of North American Equity Derivatives Sales at Tullett Prebon. He began his career as a floor options trader with Timber Hill Inc. Mr. Emanuel earned a BBA from Emory University and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.