Mr. Szilagyi is President and Chief Executive Officer of Rational Advisors Inc. He is an experienced financial professional having worked in various management, consultant, and investment banking positions in the asset management industry since 1983. Mr. Szilagyi also serves in various executive roles for U.S. registered investment advisers as well as marketing and consulting companies in the investment management industry. Mr. Szilagyi has a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial & management engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Business Administration degree from New York University Stern School of Business. He is President of Mutual Fund Series Trust, Mutual Fund and Variable Insurance Trust, and Strategy Shares Trust. Mr. Szilagyi is a recipient of the chartered financial analyst designation and a holder of the Series 7, Series 26, and Series 63 securities licenses.