Meet Our Team


Mentor, Day Trader, Tradenet Founder

Meir Barak is a professional day trader, author of the best-selling trading book The Market Whisperer, and a leading Wall Street expert. Meir founded Tradenet in 2004 and serves as the company’s chief day trading educator and professional mentor. Meir Barak owes his success to the US stock market. He strives to help others to improve their financial future by teaching his day trading strategies. Meir regularly appears on TV and in the financial press around the world.

Scott Malatesta

VP & Mentor

Scott Malatesta has trained and mentored students from across the world. As a VP and trading room mentor at Tradenet, his responsibility is to ensure proper day trading educational support that leads to advanced day trading knowledge. His mentorship skills have resulted in many successful students from the beginner to the professional level.

Michael Orevi

Trader & Mentor

Michael Orevi has specialized in Global Markets and US stock market trading and mentoring since 2005. As a leading day trading chat room mentor, his responsibility is to deliver the most up-to-date trading strategies to our students. Michael is also an experienced US market day trader.

Danny Schwarz

Trader & Mentor

Danny started day trading in 2006. Danny is one of Tradenet’s leading day trading chat room mentors and a qualified Star Trader course instructor along with others. Danny has mentored Tradenet students since 2010, helping both beginners and experienced to learn what is required when considering a day trading career.

Agnes Lafleur

Trader & Mentor

Agnes started her journey into the day trading world over a decade ago. She is experienced in several markets, including Forex and options, while she still spends most of her time trading US Equities. Her strategy, long and short term, consists of detailed rules along with conservative money management and high self-discipline. During the last nine years, Agnes has taught Tradenet students different trading techniques — from basic to advanced ones.


Trader & Mentor

Yogi met the world of stock trading 8 years ago when he had to decide whether to go to college or focus on trading. He chose to trade and since then he trained hundreds of students his strategies. His life motto is “Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.” Steve Jobs.

Galia Iaroslavsky

Trader & Mentor

Galia Iaroslavsky has specialized as a talented nostro trader in leading institutional capital markets firms. Galia accompanied hundreds of day traders in their early days and helped improve trading performance for experienced traders. Galia also specializes in locating short trading stocks.