Mr. Kaufman was born in Israel and raised in South Florida. He began his career in financial services at UBS in 2002 as a Registered Investment Advisor and then went to work for a Family Office as a trader upon completion of his MBA in 2006. In 2011, Mr. Kaufman went on to found, operate, and manage his own Prop Trading firm, specializing in IPO/Syndicate trading. From 2012-2015, the business generated $10 million in net profits, growing each year. Mr. Kaufman has a strong background in sales and business management successfully forming and cultivating relationships throughout his career. Mr. Kaufman graduated from the University of Miami in 2002 with a BBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship and from the University of Miami School of Business in 2006 with an MBA in Management and Marketing.