Barry J. Small
Barry J. Small is Chairman Emeritus of Weeden Securities Corporation, the general partner of Weeden & Co. LP. Barry joined the original Weeden & Co. in 1978 and subsequently became one of the founding partners in the new Weeden & Co. LP, which formed in 1986. Barry was head of equities trading until 1995 when he became President and Chief Executive Officer.
He is the Chairman of Pragma Weeden Holdings, LLC, and also serves on the board of Colgate University. Barry has been a frequent panelist at various industry forums analyzing the Institutional Equity Trading business. He was also an original investor in Cadence Design, Cymer Inc., and many other private enterprises.
Barry graduated from Colgate University with a BA in economics in 1976, and played professional soccer from 1976 – 1978 in both the NASL and the ASL before he began his career in the securities industry.
Barry and his wife Laurie reside in New Canaan, CT and their son Colin is employed by News Corp.