Daniel P. Son

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Daniel P. Son
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Occupation CEO
Employer Penson Worldwide
Location Dallas, TX USA
Website www.penson.com

Daniel P. Son is president and a member of the board of directors of Penson Worldwide, Inc. and is a director or officer of most of the Penson group of companies.[1] He is a co-founder of Penson Financial Services, Inc., and has more than 35 years experience as a senior executive with a number of regional securities firms.

In August 2010, Son announced he would step down in order to spend more time with family. Son would remain a member of the board through 2011 and stay on as its nonexecutive vice chairman. He also signed a consulting agreement, to provide advice in areas such as correspondent, regulatory and media relations through 2012.[2]

On July 2, 2012, Son announced that he would return to Penson as an intrim-CEO, replacing Philip A. Pendergraft who left the firm effective on July 16, 2012.

Education

Son is a graduate of Southern Methodist University with a BBA in Accounting, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of the Financial Executives Institute.

References

  1. "Executive Profiles”. Penson Worldwide.
  2. Press Release. Penson Worldwide.