About Us

’’Cobra Trading is all about an extreme focus on customer service and a belief in doing what’s right for our traders.”

Chadd Hessing, CEO

Customer Service, done right.

To us, service is very personal. More than just support, we are committed to customer engagement that provides significant value. Since 2004 we’ve focused on the background details to ensure your trading experience is second to none. We know when you are trading, every split second matters. It is our goal to provide you with direct access to each one of our representatives so they can answer your questions in a timely and professional manner.

Our Team

Founder, CEO

Chadd Hessing

Chadd is the Founder and CEO of Cobra Trading. As Captain of the Ship, he is dedicated to bringing exceptional customer service to Cobra traders. Prior to establishing Cobra Trading in 2004, he worked for PaineWebber, American Express Financial Direct, and has been involved in equities trading since 1995. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, where he received a B.S. in Business from the Carlson School of Management and also holds Series 3, 4, 7, 24, 27, 55 securities licenses. During his free time, Chadd likes to spend time out on the lake or road tripping with his family and 3 Great Danes.

Chadd Hessing
Founder, CEO
Founder, CEO
Chadd Hessing
Chadd is the Founder and CEO of Cobra Trading. As Captain of the Ship, he is dedicated to bringing exceptional customer service to Cobra traders.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Brandon Kaisler

After graduating from Iowa State University, Brandon relocated to Minneapolis, MN where he began his career with Ameriprise Financial. Brandon started working at Cobra Trading in 2007 and has held numerous roles within the firm, starting as a sales and support representative. As COO, Brandon works to ensure the customer experience is exceptional and the firm is operating efficiently. He holds Series 24, 3, 34, 55, 63, and 7 securities licenses. Outside of Cobra Trading, Brandon is a self-described foodie who enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with his family.

Brandon Kaisler
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Brandon Kaisler
After graduating from Iowa State University, Brandon relocated to Minneapolis, MN where he began his career with Ameriprise Financial.
President

Ryan Krebs

As the President of Cobra Trading, Ryan provides strategic direction and guides the company as it continues to grow. He graduated from St. Edward’s University with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration, and has continued to grow his knowledge of the industry by becoming licensed in Series 24, 3, 7, 55, 63, and SIE. He also received his Branch Office Management Certification. He has over 22 years of experience in the Trading and Financial Services industry and prior to joining Cobra he has worked with many successful companies, such as Refinitiv, REDI Global Technologies, and Bank of America. His favorite parts about working at Cobra Trading are its culture and values. Cobra cares not only about the client, but its employees as well. Every day, our team strives to have fun and be better than the day before. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with family, watching his sons play lacrosse, serving for his Church, working out, and smoking a little bit of BBQ.

Ryan Krebs
President
President
Ryan Krebs
As the President of Cobra Trading, Ryan provides strategic direction and guides the company as it continues to grow.
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Senior Broker

Daniel Miner

Daniel is a Series 57, 7 and 63 licensed broker and has worked at Cobra Trading since 2010. With over 20 years of experience in trading, he helps lead Cobra’s team of floor brokers to provide the best customer service to customers and prospective clients. He is a graduate of the Edwin L. Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. He enjoys working with the Cobra team and also helping customers to ensure they have the best everyday trading experience. During his free time, you’ll find Daniel taking day trips with his family or playing Nintendo with his kids. He is also an avid soccer and Formula One racing fan.

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Daniel Miner
Senior Broker
Senior Broker
Daniel Miner
Daniel is a Series 57, 7 and 63 licensed broker and has worked at Cobra Trading since 2010.
Senior Broker

Chris Johnson

As a Senior Broker, Chris works with the premier tranche of Cobra Trading’s client base providing an exceptional experience to this unique segment. Prior to joining Cobra Trading in 2018, he graduated with a degree in finance from the Muma School of Business at the University of South Florida and previously held positions with TD Ameritrade. Chris is a team leader responsible for developing and implementing daily procedural tasks while also ensuring our team sales and new account goals are met. He holds S7 and S63 securities licenses. Outside of work, Chris enjoys spending time with this family and golfing.

Chris Johnson
Senior Broker
Senior Broker
Chris Johnson
As a Senior Broker, Chris works with the premier tranche of Cobra Trading’s client base providing an exceptional experience to this unique segment.
Broker

Cayson Willeford

As a broker for Cobra Trading, Cayson services active trading brokerage accounts and works to uncover opportunities to further expand the business. Prior to joining Cobra Trading, he graduated from the University of North Texas and worked at the call center for Charles Schwab. He is a Series 7 and Series 66 licensed broker. Outside of work, Cayson enjoys spending time outdoors, boating and fishing and hanging out with friends and family.

Cayson Willeford
Broker
Broker
Cayson Willeford
As a broker for Cobra Trading, Cayson services active trading brokerage accounts and works to uncover opportunities to further expand the business.
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Broker Support

Aaron Romo

As part of Broker Support at Cobra Trading, Aaron helps open new accounts, assists with compliance duties, and takes on any projects that help support our brokers in providing clients and potential clients with top notch customer service. With 5 years of experience in trading, Cobra Trading is the first firm Aaron has worked for. He is a graduate of Collin College in Plano, TX and the University of Texas at Dallas in Richardson, TX. He spends his time outside of work doing all kinds of activities with his wife and 2 kids. He plays several instruments for fun and also likes to stay active through playing football, basketball, and completing half marathons.

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Aaron Romo
Broker Support
Broker Support
Aaron Romo
As part of Broker Support at Cobra Trading, Aaron helps open new accounts, assists with compliance duties, and takes on any projects that help support our brokers.
Broker

Devon Moyer

Devon is a part of the team of Brokers at Cobra Trading that supports active trading accounts and uncovers business opportunities. He holds a B.A. in Finance from The University of Texas at Dallas and is a Series 7 and Series 63 licensed broker. Prior to joining Cobra Trading, Devon worked for Charles Schwab and USAA. Outside of work he likes to do anything that keeps him active.

Devon Moyer
Broker
Broker
Devon Moyer
Devon is a part of the team of Brokers at Cobra Trading that supports active trading accounts and uncovers business opportunities.
Broker

Evan Berryman

As a Broker, Evan works in trade support and helps seek out new business opportunities for Cobra Trading. He received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of North Texas. He is a Series 7 and Series 63 licensed broker and prior to joining Cobra he worked at TD Ameritrade. His favorite part about working at Cobra Trading is building relationships with clients and ensuring they are receiving the best experience at Cobra. Outside of work he enjoys staying active by working out, golfing, and playing basketball. He also spends time watching the Dallas Cowboys and playing with his three dogs.

Evan Berryman
Broker
Broker
Evan Berryman
As a Broker, Evan works in trade support and helps seek out new business opportunities for Cobra Trading.
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Broker

Marco Gonzalez

As a Broker, Marco works in trade support and helps seek out new business opportunities for Cobra Trading. He is a Series 7 and Series 63 licensed broker and prior to joining Cobra he worked with Fidelity Investments and USAA. His favorite part about working at Cobra Trading is being able to observe the market changes in real time while assisting our traders with their needs. Outside of work he enjoys archery, hiking, and swimming and has even scaled the largest bird cliff in Europe.

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Marco Gonzalez
Broker
Broker
Marco Gonzalez
As a Broker, Marco works in trade support and helps seek out new business opportunities for Cobra Trading.
Junior Broker

Allison Raby

Allison is a Junior Broker at Cobra Trading where she aids in the new accounts process, handles broker transactions, assists clients, and provides administrative support. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and a minor in Actuarial Science from Texas Tech University. She holds her Series 7 and Series 66 licenses. Prior to joining the Cobra Trading team, she worked as a Financial Advisor at Equitable Advisors. Her favorite part about working at Cobra Trading is the friendly atmosphere and drive of every employee who works there. Outside of work she likes to work out, spend time with family and her dog, George, listen to live music and enjoy as much time as she can outdoors.

Allison Raby
Junior Broker
Junior Broker
Allison Raby
Allison is a Junior Broker at Cobra Trading where she aids in the new accounts process, handles broker transactions, assists clients, and provides administrative support.
New Account Specialist

Kimberly Gerald

Kimberly is a part of the Accounting team at Cobra Trading that handles billing, onboarding new accounts, marketing efforts, office coordination, and compliance. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The University of Southern Mississippi and prior to joining the Cobra Trading team, she worked as an Account Specialist and an Account Analyst at the Mississippi Public Employees’ Retirement System. Her favorite part about working at Cobra Trading is the opportunity to focus on a variety of projects and work in an environment where she is always gaining knowledge and developing new skills. Outside of work she likes to draw, read, write, travel with her husband, study Eastern philosophy and Stoicism, and cuddle with her spoiled cat, Juju.

Kimberly Gerald
New Account Specialist
New Account Specialist
Kimberly Gerald
Kimberly is a part of the Accounting team at Cobra Trading that handles billing, onboarding new accounts, marketing efforts, office coordination, and compliance.

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