Grad Student in Chicago, Illinois
Based in Chicago, Illinois, Herbert Lukes is a student at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, where he is pursuing a master of business administration in finance. In addition to his coursework, Herbert Lukes serves as a teaching assistant for Finance 208, a course in statistics. As a research assistant to Dr. Xiaoxin Wang Beardsley, he has produced three essays on market microstructure.
Mr. Lukes studied finance at the University of Iowa, graduating with honors and a bachelor of business administration. While there, he served as a teaching assistant for a course in investments.
At present, Herbert Lukes is an accounting intern with Honor Bound Logistics, where he manages a team of seven employees and maintains responsibility for the company’s accounting and finance needs. He spent four years as an options trader with Spot Trading LLC, trading options on a book of more than 500 listed equities, and two years as an options market maker and independent member of the New York Stock Exchange.