Martin J. Gepsman
Mr. Gepsman has served as a member of our board since 1994 and served as Secretary of the board from 1998 to 2007. He has been a member of CME for more than 35 years. Mr. Gepsman has also been an independent floor broker and trader since 1985. Mr. Gepsman currently serves as Chairman of our business conduct, membership and floor conduct committees and serves as Chairman of the CME Gratuity Fund. During his board tenure, he served as a member on the compensation, strategic steering, executive, clearing house oversight, ethics, probable cause and arbitration committees. Mr. Gepsman has also held board positions, including a Chairman’s role, at the company’s foreign regulated subsidiaries. He also serves as Vice Chairman of the CME political action committee. Mr. Gepsman also serves on the membership appeals committee with the National Futures Association. He was a member of the Chicago Board Options Exchange from 1982 to 1985.