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, President, CEO

Chadd Hessing

Chadd is the president, CEO, and founder 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, President, CEO
Founder, President, CEO
Chadd Hessing
Chadd is the president, CEO, and founder 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.
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.

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.
Administrator

Patrice Hughes

Patrice has worked for Cobra Trading since 2019. As the Administrator, she performs a range of roles from providing assistance to staff, managers, and senior level officers, to preparing and delivering reports to company departments, to working with Accounting and Human Resources. Patrice holds a B.A. in Communications from Sam Houston State University and an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of North Texas. Her favorite thing about working for Cobra Trading is the Cobra team and the fun, driven, and motivating office atmosphere. In her free time, Patrice likes to spend time with her family, travel and workout. She is an enthusiastic football and basketball fan – she and her siblings played Division 1 basketball.

Patrice Hughes
Administrator
Administrator
Patrice Hughes
Patrice has worked for Cobra Trading since 2019. As the Administrator, she performs a range of roles.
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.
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.

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

Landon McBride

As a Broker, Landon brings his 22 years of experience in equities trading to support the team at Cobra Trading, as well as deliver a top notch experience to active and new clients. He holds a B.A. in Finance from Texas Tech University and has obtained Series 7, 3, 55, and 63 securities licenses. Prior to Cobra Trading, Landon worked with Southwest Securities, Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, and REDI Technologies. He enjoys the teamwork atmosphere Cobra provides to service their clients and the ability to make a significant contribution to the company’s goals. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and coaching youth sports. He is an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and has not missed a game on TV since 1989.

Landon McBride
Broker
Broker
Landon McBride
As a Broker, Landon brings his 22 years of experience in equities trading to support the team at Cobra Trading, as well as deliver a top notch experience to active and new clients.
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.

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

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At Cobra Trading, we are a team of knowledgeable and driven individuals dedicated to helping our clients reach their trading goals. Learn more about opportunities to join our talented team.

Peace of Mind, More Opportunity

  1. Exceptional Customer Service
    We strive to provide immediate assistance to give you a competitive edge. We go the extra mile to give you peace of mind.
  2. Exceptional Speed
    Our team responds in a matter of seconds with precise and accurate information.
  3. Exceptional Savings
    We are not here to simply fulfill a request. We have your best interests in mind when working with you.

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