Rob Short (CS)

Rob has 20 years of experience in various roles in information technology and more than 10 years of experience managing IT in the commodities trading field. He is currently the Chief Information Officer for Koch Supply & Trading a subsidiary of Koch Industries.

Rob leads a global team of IT professionals located in five trading offices across North America, Europe and Asia. The IT group provides support for trading floors in Houston, New York, London, Geneva and Singapore. The services provided include aligning IT delivery to business objectives, IT portfolio management, enterprise architecture planning, system integration, commercial software implementation, proprietary software development, application and infrastructure support, historical and real-time market data, data management, and IT security and controls.

Previously, Rob worked as the leader of technical services at Koch Supply and Trading responsible for software development, enterprises architecture, and global IT operations. Prior to joining Koch in 1998 as a Quantitative Software Developer Analyst working on the development of proprietary trading applications, Rob worked as a Technical Analyst and Lead Software Developer Analyst with FedEx in Memphis, TN.