Ed Lopez
Marketing Director
Market Vectors® Exchange-Traded Funds

Mr. Lopez joined Van Eck in 2009. He serves as marketing director for Market Vectors® exchange-traded funds focusing on hard assets, international and fixed income products. Current responsibilities include product development, market research, competitive analysis, advertising, public relations and sales support.

Mr. Lopez's experience includes over 16 years of marketing and product management within the financial services industry. Prior to joining Van Eck, he was with Rydex Investments in several positions, most recently Director of ETF Strategies and Product Intelligence. He also spent several years with Ibbotson Associates.

A frequent panelist at industry conferences, he is often quoted in financial advisor-related print and broadcast media as ETF industry expert.