John Wheeler is the Director of Trading for Nuance Investments, LLC (Nuance). He oversees all of Nuance's trading functions.
John has more than 28 years of equity and fixed income investment experience. Prior to joining Nuance, he was the Chief Operating Officer and Director of Trading for Cognios Capital where he managed all aspects of trading and clearing. Before joining Cognios Capital, John spent four years at Oxford Creek Capital Management, where he served as the Director of Equity Trading. Prior to Oxford Creek, he spent sixteen years at American Century Investments (ACI), most recently as Vice President and Director of U.S. Equity Trading. John's industry experience also includes five years as an OTC Market Maker for Robert W. Baird & Co. and Blunt, Ellis, and Loewi in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
John has served on NYSE's Institutional Traders Advisory Committee, NASDAQ's Quality of Markets Committee and the Investment Company Institute's (ICI) Equity Markets Advisory Committee. He was selected by the ICI to testify on their behalf before the SEC on Reg NMS and has testified before a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee on decimalized trading.
John graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in economics and holds a Series 65 registration.