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Daniel K. Stecich, MBA

Daniel K. Stecich, MBA

Sr. Vice President, Emeritus

Work Experience

Partner, Sr. Vice President Economic Research

Athena Advisor Services, LLC

October 2013 – December 2018
Des Plaines, IL

Using my 30+ years of experience on the macro end of the financial arena to now examine the micro end and help guide individuals to achieve their financial and retirement goals. Retirement is a daunting thought and I will do my best to come up with an individualized plan that will allow them to put their minds at ease.

Senior Vice President

TJM Holdings, LLC

April 2001 – October 2013 (12 years, 7 months)

Greater Chicago Area

Managed existing book of business from Deutsche bank retaining 90+% of in-house brokerage. Solicited new clients, increasing volume each year through 2004 by approximately 20%. Maintained solid volume in the following years in the face of a rapidly changing trading environment

Vice President

Deutsche Bank

June 1999 – April 2001 (1 year, 11 months)

Assimilated all Banker Trust accounts into Deutsche Bank Futures with 100% retention. Instrumental in increasing in-house capture rate from 25% to 75+%. Serviced all previous existing accounts and increased volume each year.

Vice President

Bankers Trust

June 1997 – June 1999 (2 years, 1 month)

Serviced in-house Bankers Trust business, helping maintain a 90+% capture rate. Managed my existing accounts, increasing volume each year. Successfully solicited new business.

Vice President

First Chicago Futures

1984 – 1994 (10 years)


DePaul University

MBA, Finance

1985 – 1987

University of Oklahoma

BBA, Finance

1979 – 1982