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Jason Vedder

Director of Trading and Operations
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Jason Vedder joined Driehaus Capital Management in 2000. He is responsible for directing the firm’s domestic and international trading function, which includes supervising all traders. Additionally, he serves on the firm’s business management committee.

Mr. Vedder received his B.A. in economics from Albion College in 1992. From 1992 to 1998 he was a floor specialist and position trader on the Chicago Stock Exchange, as well as a market maker on the NASDAQ. From 1998 to 2000 he worked as a founding partner of Smart Bandwidth, LLC. During his tenure with Driehaus, Mr. Vedder has held the titles of domestic equity trader, senior domestic equity trader and senior analyst prior to assuming his current role in 2010.

Mr. Vedder earned his M.B.A. from DePaul University in 2003. Mr. Vedder has passed all 3 levels of the Chartered Market Technician program (CMT).

Career Summary

  • Tenure at Driehaus: 2000
  • B.A. in economics from Albion College
  • M.B.A. from DePaul University
  • Passed all 3 levels of the Chartered Market Technician program (CMT)