Jerry Axelrod is a Managing Director serving individual and institutional clients. During his career, which has spanned thirty five years, he has been recognized for his accomplishments as a top producer and as a group leader and mentor. Prior to his joining Stark Capital Management, he was a Senior Vice president at Burnham Securities. Mr. Axelrod was previously a Director in the Institutional Services Group of Citi Smith Barney, a Senior Vice President at Donaldson Lufkin Jenrette, and a Senior Vice President at Drexel Burnham Lambert.
Mr. Axelrod focuses on investment opportunities in special situations, both value and growth, and along all market capitalizations. He seeks out companies undergoing restructuring or changes - within the company itself, its market or sector, or in investor perception.
Mr. Axelrod is a graduate of Harvard College. He served as a Chairperson of the Southwest Region of the Anti-Defamation League, and is a former board member of Bennington College, the Jung Educational Center (Houston), Houston Children's Museum, and Orchestra X.