Neil is a futures industry veteran with broad experience in operations, sales, trading, research and management. As Vice President of Trading at The Dow Corporation, he plays a key role in directing corporate strategy.
A graduate of Bates College (’81), Mr. Bloch started his career at Eastern Capital Corporation in Boston where he worked with clients on the trading desk, covering an extensive range of futures markets as well as securities. After transitioning to the margin department at Eastern, he went on to work for Heinold Commodities and became one of the firm’s top brokers. Heinold merged with Geldermann Inc. in 1986 where Mr. Bloch became one of its youngest branch managers. He subsequently held key posts at GH Enterprises, a boutique proprietary trading group and at Forrester Research, an international strategic market research firm.
In addition to working actively with clients to help them achieve their goals, since joining The Dow Corporation in 1998, Neil has assumed primary authorship of The Dow, a widely acclaimed daily market letter.