Gerald Prior, III
COO & Senior Portfolio Manager
Jerry began his tenure at Mount Lucas in 1997 as a trading assistant and went on to lead the initiative to enhance the technology and systems integration on the firm’s trading desk. In addition to having served as the portfolio manager for the MLM Index™ and MLM Symmetry™ Funds, and for custom quantitative managed accounts, Jerry today serves as the firm’s Chief Operating Officer. He has a particular expertise in the development, implementation, and oversight of the firm's proprietary models, and their execution through the trading operation. Jerry graduated cum laude from Villanova University with a B.S. in Mathematics.