Anthony George Gero is currently a Managing Director – Financial Consultant with RBC Wealth Management, RBC Capital Markets. With over 125 years of collective experience, Mr. Gero and his team have over $1billion in assets under management.
Prior to RBC Dain Rauscher, Mr. Gero was a Senior Vice President of Legg Mason Wood Walker, Inc. Before Legg Mason, Mr. Gero was a Senior Vice President of Investments, First Vice President of the Futures division and a President Council Member of Prudential Securities. Mr. Gero was a First Vice President of Prudential Securities Incorporated, for 22 years.
Mr. Gero has been a member of the NYMEX since 1966, where he has served on the Board of Directors for 30 years. And serves on Comex Governors Committee. He guided the Clearing House Committee in revising the Clearing House Rules for which the Board of Directors adopted a special resolution of commendation. He now serves on the NFA Hearing Board.
Previously, he served as a member of the Joint Task Force, Steering Committee, Swap and OTC Derivative Product Committees of the Security Industry Association and the FCM Committee of the FIA. Mr. Gero was a Director of Research and Director of International Divisions of several New York Stock Exchange firms.
Mr. Gero graduated from the New York University School of Commerce. He received his Investment Banking Certificate from the Investment Bankers Association at the Wharton School in 1965, and is an Associate of the Institute of Financial Accounting of Great Britain. Formerly, he taught a commodity trading course at the New School. He is fluent in five languages and his former currency review was published in three of them.