Raj Fernando started off his career as a volunteer at Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Later, Raj he shifted to Chicago Board of Trade. By serving over a decade in the board, Raj had attained adequate knowledge to start his trading company. He had worked in various positions on the board, so he had all the information that was relevant when starting a trading company. He began Chopper Trading Company. Here, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of the company and contributed the rapid growth of the company in sales and number of the employee.
Raj had a secret for productivity. With it, his company grew bigger and performed very well in the market. While hiring people to work in his company, he used a different approach and ensured that both parties the employee and the employer would benefit and be happy for the period that worked together.
As the CEO of Chopper, Trading Raj understood that the nature of his business was tiresome and stressful. He had to come with a way of ensuring employees are not bored or fend off their job. He had a room set aside for the employees to relax and relieve the stress by playing their favorite games. This helped to enhance performance and quality of the services they offered. Raj also provided his employees with cards they can use in popular hangout joints and these encouraged employees to hang out together and cultivate teamwork. The company’s performance was great, but he sold it to DRW Trading Group.
After the sale of Chopper Trading company, Raj went ahead and started Scouthead. Scouthead is a company that focuses on improving the growth of professionals and corporates by helping them enhance productivity. Raj serves as the CEO and the chairman of the company.
Raj graduated from Beloit College with a Bachelor Degree in Economics and History and attended the University College of London for further studies. He has been involved in various philanthropic activities in Chicago and in another part of United States. He is a member of Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He once served in the International Security Advisory a board that used to advise Hillary Clinton while she was the secretary of state.
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