Gary Katz founded International Securities Exchange, Inc. and The Options Industry Council. Currently, Mr. Katz occupies the position of Chairman of Farmers Pantry LLC.
He is also on the board of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., Long Island Autism Communities, Inc. and STRS LLC.
In his past career Mr. Katz held the position of President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Nasdaq ISE LLC, President & Chief Executive Officer for International Securities Exchange Holdings, Inc., Chief Operating Officer for International Securities Exchange, Inc., Managing Director-Options & Index Products at New York Stock Exchange, Inc., Member-Management Board at Eurex Zürich AG and Director at Eurex Frankfurt AG.
Mr. Katz received a graduate degree from New York University and an undergraduate degree from Queens College.