Chris Amen is a Managing Director and Head of OTR Treasury Trading at Dealerweb, a division of Tradeweb Markets. In this role, Amen is responsible for leading the strategy and development of market solutions that support market participants trading in U.S. Treasuries across direct streaming liquidity and central limit order book (CLOB) markets.
Amen has played a critical role in expanding electronic fixed income trading in both institutional and wholesale markets for more than a decade at Tradeweb. He previously oversaw U.S. Rates Institutional Sales, Business Development and Strategy at the firm. Prior to that, he managed business development for Dealerweb, where he led the firm’s entry into inter-dealer trading through the acquisitions of Hilliard Farber & Co., Inc. and the brokerage assets of Rafferty Capital Markets LLC.
Earlier, Amen worked at Thomson Financial where he played an integral role in the acquisition of Tradeweb in 2004. Before that, he worked in investment banking at Thomas Weisel Partners.
Amen holds a B.A. from Duke University.