Carlos Mejia is a Managing Partner with Options Group, having been with the firm for over a decade. Carlos has built Options Group’s alternative investment practice and electronic trading division. Through Carlos’ efforts, Options Group has been instrumental in the introduction of exceptional teams and individual Portfolio Managers to existing hedge funds, seed capital, and proprietary trading firms. In addition to alternative investments and electronic trading, Carlos runs Options Group’s Equities and Equity Derivatives recruiting practice in the Americas, with recent efforts to expand our Latin American presence by opening an office in his native Colombia.
Carlos was also responsible for the creation of Options Group’s Intelligence Unit (OGIU), a proprietary research group which separates Options Group from their global competitors. This group is tasked with collating and providing clients with the knowledge accumulated by over 150 global recruiters and hundreds of years of combined experience. OGIU also maintains a database of over 500,000 professional candidates.
Carlos holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.