Kurush Mistry

Kurush Mistry, a highly skilled commodities analyst, was raised and educated in India at the most prestigious management school in the country. He has adeptly navigated through significant changes throughout his successful career at top organizations. Alongside his professional pursuits, Kurush deeply loves music, enjoys exploring new places, and proudly identifies as a New Yorker. After obtaining his Commerce degree in Chennai, India, Kurush became a Chartered Accountant, excelling in all three qualifying exams and achieving top rankings. 

With a strong foundation in finance, he pursued an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. During this time, he learned about the latest business concepts, collaborated with peers from diverse educational backgrounds, and honed his problem-solving and communication skills. Kurush's professional journey began in 2003 when he joined Lehman Brothers in Tokyo after completing his MBA. He was selected to join their team for Interest Rate Strategies, where he gained valuable experience working in an international corporate environment, applying his financial expertise to real-world situations, and immersing himself in a different culture. 

In 2005, he moved to Lehman's New York office, where he worked with the award-winning Interest Rate Strategies team until 2008. During this time, Kurush managed a diverse portfolio of products, including US Government Bonds and Interest Rate Derivatives. He built a strong reputation among Lehman's clients in the US, including central banks, mortgage companies, and pension funds.