Richard Schaeffer

Richard Schaeffer

Richard Schaeffer is the retired Chairman of NYMEX Holdings, Inc. and the New York Mercantile Exchange. He served as a member of the NYMEX Board of Directors from March 1990 to 2008; he was the Treasurer of the Exchange from 1993 to 2004; the Vice Chairman from 2004 to 2006; and Chairman from 2006 to 2008. Mr. Schaeffer has been a NYMEX member and seat owner since 1981. He has been a member of the Museum's Board of Trustees since 2009.