Joe Raia

Joe Raia

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Joe Raia is Chief Commercial Officer at Abaxx Exchange. He is a well-known executive with an impeccable record in the financial services industry, with a particular focus on global commodities and exchange architecture. Raia played an integral role in developing the products surrounding the launch of several new NYMEX Exchange entities, including the Dubai Mercantile Exchange and the Green Exchange. In addition, he was responsible for the launch and development of more than 2000 new exchange products and revenue associated with the NYMEX's ClearPort platform.

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Academic History

  • Raia has recently begun new projects in ESG and Natural Gas markets.
  • He is a leader in global business development with long-standing relationships across regulators and risk management.
  • He has a background and foundation in the US Merchant Marines including leadership as a Ship's Officer.
  • He is skilled in utilizing social media and presentations and public speaking at leading industry events to help promote and grow businesses.
  • He presented and moderated senior industry representatives at FIA and Energy-related conferences.
  • He has appeared on multiple occasions on CNBC.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.