Key Personnel

James P. Tann – Founder & Owner

Mr. Tann has been trading in the futures market since 1967 on a part time basis. In 1981 he was an early adopter of Personal Computers and their application to the futures industry. Since 2005, Mr. Tann has devoted full time to this effort. In April 2010, the Contrary #1 Pool started to trade for outside investors.  M.r Tann holds a BSE Physics (1966), a BSE Mathematics (1966) along with a MBA in Quantitative Methods and Finance (1967), all from the University of Michigan. Mr. Tann has a Series 3 License.

Curt A. Breitfuss – Partner

Mr. Breitfuss has been involved in the CTA industry since 1986. As president and owner of Jones & Company and co-owner of T2 Associates, he has 26 years of experience managing investment portfolios and developing emerging CTAs. He holds a BA in Finance from California State University and a MBA from the University of Nevada, Reno.

Kyle Ferguson – Chief Operating Officer

Kyle joined Jones & Company (co-owner of T2) in 2002 immediately after obtaining his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus in Finance from the University of Nevada, Reno.   In the years since, he’s been involved with essentially every aspect of the business, from trading to investor relations to marketing.  Kyle currently oversees T2’s internal operations and facilitates its business development.

Emily Robinson – Chief Compliance Officer

Emily is the daughter of the firm’s founder, James Tann.  She graduated UC Davis in 1994 with a BS degree in Mathematics and has spent most of her career in the accounting field working with various startups in Silicon Valley.  She joined T2 in the summer of 2012 and currently oversees the firm’s accounting and also serves as chief compliance officer.

Trinidad Guillen

Since joining Jones & Company (co-owner of T2) 19 years ago, Trini has been involved in nearly every aspect of the CTA business from acting as head trader to assisting in portfolio management, analysis, and due diligence.  Trini holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Finance from the University of Nevada, Reno.