Forbes Hopper co-heads Amherst Pierpont’s Finance Desk. With more than 25 years experience of trading in the repurchase markets, and specific expertise in specials, Forbes has frequently participated in market dialogues with Federal Reserve and industry experts. Prior to joining predecessor firm Pierpont Securities in 2010, Forbes had trading and management roles at Banc of America Securities, J.P. Morgan Chase Securities and Citicorp.
Forbes received his B.A. from the University of Richmond.