Brian Quintenz has been nominated to be a Commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), according to a White House press release.
Quintenz was the founder, managing principal, and CIO of Saeculum Capital Management from November 2013 to November 2016.
Before holding that position, he was a consultant with Rose International from June 2013 until November 2013. Prior to this, he worked at Hill-Townsend Capital from 2009 to 2012, first as an analyst and then as the senior associate.
Quintenz served in the office of US Representative Deborah Pryce from 2001 to 2007, first as a staff assistant, then a legislative assistant, and finally a senior policy advisor.
If his nomination is approved, Quintenz will be handed a five-year term at the CFTC, expiring April 13, 2020. This is the second time that Quintenz has been nominated as a CFTC Commissioner, the first time being in March 2016 by the Obama administration.