Ozzy Samad is President of Azroc, Inc. Ozzy’s entire career has been in the
financial services industry, starting as a Financial Consultant at Merrill
Lynch, moving to retail and institutional sales at PNC Securities Corporation,
and then becoming a Trader / Portfolio manager for PNC Bank. He subsequently became President of Atlas
Online, an Internet financial software start-up company. In 1997, he founded Azroc, Inc., to conduct
proprietary trading in public securities markets. Under his direction, Azroc also became a
member of the National Association of Securities Dealers (now FINRA) and an SEC
Registered Investment Advisory firm. The
firm handled both high net worth and institutional clients for a period of over
ten years, before returning to its original trading focus. Ozzy’s responsibilities include Investment
Management and Trading, as well as managing the company. He also served as the firm’s General
Securities, Options, Financial & Operations Principal, and General Partner
to Azroc 1, L. P., an investment partnership.
Ozzy resides in Murrysville, PA with his wife, Lisa, and two children
who attend Shady Side Academy and the University of Pittsburgh.