MIRAE ASSET SECURITIES (USA) MANAGEMENT TEAM


Jae Ryu

President 

Jae Ryu is the CEO and President of Mirae Asset Securities (USA) Inc. “Mirae”. Jae is a twenty year industry veteran with extensive expertise in equity sales, sales & trading, and investment banking. He has positioned the firm as a leader in meeting the complex needs of the Mirae’s global clients.

20+

Years of Experience


Brandon E. Angus

Chief Technology Officer

Brandon is the Chief Technology Officer of Mirae. With over twenty years of experience, Brandon’s primary focus is on providing technical direction and vision for the firm. With expertise in technology management, product development, prime brokerage and correspondent clearing, Brandon focuses on developing technical solutions for, and building partnerships with, financial companies around the world. In the past, Brandon has held various management positions at several leading financial services firms.

20+

Years of Experience


Sanghyun Bae

Chief Compliance Officer

Sang is the Chief Compliance Officer of Mirae. With over twenty years of experience in Trading, Sales, Financial Operations and Compliance at various other global financial institutions, he is currently responsible for management and oversight of Mirae’s compliance functions, including the firm’s surveillance, regulatory, and anti-money laundering programs.

20+

Years of Experience


James De Alto

Managing Director & Head of Correspondent Clearing Services

Jim is Managing Director and Head of Correspondent Clearing Services for Mirae. Jim is a thirty year veteran of the financial services industry and has worked with various investment firms. Jim has held various leadership roles in correspondent clearing services firms and is considered an expert in clearing, custody, and securities financing.

30+

Years of Experience


Daniel Hanuka

Chief Financial Officer

Daniel is the Chief Financial Officer and Financial Operations Principal of Mirae. Daniel’s responsibilities at Mirae include the firm’s financial management and the preparation of the firm’s financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

Daniel has worked as a senior finance officer in the securities industry for over twenty years and has extensive experience in financial and regulatory reporting. Daniel is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New York and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

20+

Years of Experience

Chris Hempstead

Managing Director & Head of ETF and Global Portfolio Trading

With over twenty years of experience on Wall Street, Chris is an ETF and Portfolio Trader helping trading desks, asset managers, and ETF issuers navigate the ETF landscape. Chris has been a significant leader in the ETF industry and has recently established Mirae as an ETF Authorized Participant for some of the largest and faster growing ETF trusts. During his time with the firm, Chris has also established global portfolio trading to support ETF managers and address the general needs of other trading clients. He also assists managers in executing portfolio rebalancings for non-transparent ETFs while also working with issuers on ETF listings and secondary market trading support.

20+

Years of Experience

Lara Hernandez

Managing Director & Head of Fixed Income Sales and Trading

Lara is Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income Sales and Trading for Mirae. Lara is responsible for the firm’s Global Fixed Income Financing business and has over twenty years of industry experience in liquidity management and balance sheet solutions. Lara works closely with institutions on tailored financing solutions and is an industry expert with widespread client relationships across many sectors.

20+

Years of Experience

Rob Sackett

Managing Director & Head of Prime Brokerage

Rob is Managing Director and Head of Prime Brokerage for Mirae. Rob has over twenty years of experience building various small and large prime brokerage and securities financing businesses. He has extensive knowledge of collateral management and funding, sales trading, product development, internal financing, prime brokerage, and securities lending operational functions. Rob has been published by various industry media outlets and frequently speaks on industry panels.

20+

Years of Experience

Keith Wright

Managing Director & Head of Equity Finance

Keith is Managing Director and Head of Equity Finance for Mirae. With over twenty years of experience in institutional finance, Keith has developed many long-standing relationships with banks, broker-dealers, and agent lenders. Keith is focused on providing custom financing solutions for clients and managing the growth of the firm’s Global Equity Finance business.

20+

Years of Experience