Executive Team

Chief Executive Officer
Joseph Crawford

Joe is a junior from Washington D.C. studying Finance and Economics interested in Banking. Currently, he serves as CEO, prior to which he was Energy Division Head. This past summer, he participated in numerous externships and built his network extensively. Next summer, he will join Raymond James as an Energy Investment Banking Summer Analyst.

Chief Financial Officer
Darsh Patel

Darsh is a junior from Richmond, Virginia studying Computer Engineering interested in Banking and Markets. Currently, he serves as CFO, before which he was Metals Division Head. This past summer, Darsh interned with General Motors in Detroit, Michigan. He will join Citigroup in NYC as a Sales and Trading Summer Analyst next summer.

Energy Division Head
Max Babka

Max is a sophomore from Arlington, Virginia studying Computer Science interested in Investment Banking. Currently, he serves as Energy Division Head, prior to which he was Senior Analyst on Gasoline. This past summer, he spent time honing in on his technical and financial skills. Max is actively recruiting with numerous firms for a role next summer.

Metals Division Head 
Paul Papillo

Paul is a sophomore from Frederick, Maryland studying Finance interested in Sales and Trading. Currently, he serves as Metals Division Head, but before that, he was Lead Analyst on Silver. This past summer, Paul participated in numerous externships and built his network extensively. Paul is actively recruiting with numerous firms for a role next summer.

Agriculture Division Head
Jayson Gill

Jayson is a senior from Lancaster, Virginia studying Agribusiness and Crop and Soil Science interested in Commodity Investing. His family farm has bred his passion for agriculture and stemmed his interested in working with commodities. Jayson is actively recruiting for future opportunities.

Graduate Fellow
Colburn Hassman

Colburn is a Masters’s student from Sweden studying Agricultural and Applied Economics interested in Commodity Trading. Colburn previously served as our CEO. This summer, he interned with Citigroup in Houston, Texas as a Commodities Trading Summer Analyst and will return to Citigroup full time after graduating.