McCarthy Bertschy Recruits Managing Director Human Resources to RJ O'Brien

McCarthy Bertschy is pleased to announce that Mr. Michael Hoehne recently joined R.J. O'Brien as Managing Director Human Resources.  Reporting directly to Mr. Gerry Corcoran, Chief Executive Officer, Michael will be based at the company's headquarters in Chicago, IL.

Most recently, Michael served as SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer at United Recovery Systems, a provider of accounts receivable management services to issuers in the credit card, retail, commercial, and deficiency loan industries. Prior to this, he was VP and CHRO for APAC Customer Services, a provider of outsourced call center and BPO solutions where he supported 13,000 employees in the U.S., Philippines, Uruguay, and the Dominican Republic. 

Michael's early career was spent in the retail industry, which includes 10 years of increasing responsibility at Sears, Roebuck & Company, culminating in his role as HR Director for The Great Indoors. He also was the VP of Human Resources at Wickes Furniture. Michael received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Management from Eastern Illinois University and an MBA in Human Resource Management from Lewis University.  

Please join us in congratulating Michael on his new role.


About R.J. O'Brien

R.J. O'Brien & Associates LLC is the oldest and largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the United States. A futures commission merchant (FCM), RJO is a full clearing member of: the CME Group (founding member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange) and all its markets; IntercontinentalExchange (ICE); NYSE Liffe U.S.; and the CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE).

RJO offers the latest in order entry technology coupled with 24-hour execution and clearing on every futures exchange worldwide. Clearing more than 80,000 client accounts, the firm provides a full range of services to the industry's largest global network of introducing brokers (IBs) and to commercial, institutional, international and individual investors.  These include more than 400 IBs and many of the world's largest financial, industrial and agricultural institutions. RJO's service offerings also include Foreign Exchange, Asset Management and Enterprise Services.  R.J. O'Brien does not engage in proprietary trading; all of its business focuses on its valued clients.

R.J. O'Brien employs nearly 600 people in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia.  

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