After an 18-year career at Goldman Sachs, Zurack has recently retired from the firm. He has begun teaching at Columbia Business School and Cornell University as an adjunct professor.
Zurack joined Goldman Sachs in 1983 and started the Equity Derivatives Research Group. Zurack later assumed a broader leadership role in Equity Derivatives, co-managing the product in both North America and Asia, and leading the effort to cross-market Equity Derivatives products to high net worth individuals. Zurack became a partner in 1994, and a managing director in 1996. Between 1998 and 2001, Zurack served on the board of directors at the Chicago Board Options Exchange.
Zurack received his CFA in 1983, his MBA from Cornell in 1980 and his BS from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1978.