Andrew Greene was the Head of Stratton Oakmont's Corporate Finance Department and a childhood friend of Jordan Belfort. The two first met in grade school, but lost touch after Greene exiled himself to avoid embarrassment for losing his hair at a young age. Years later and after going completely bald, Greene earned a law degree and joined Belfort at Stratton Oakmont. He earned the name “Wigman” at Stratton Oakmont because of his terrible toupee.
Jordan Belfort’s father, Max Belfort, was the Chief Financial Officer at Stratton Oakmont. While at Stratton Oakmont he felt personally responsible for controlling the outrageous spending of his son and other high level ‘Strattonites’. This frequently caused Max to have confrontations with his son and Daniel Porush concerning use of company credit cards for personal use, including high class prostitutes and fur coats...
Stratton Oakmont was a Long Island brokerage firm founded by Jordan Belfort. The firm specialized in selling mid-ranged priced stock to wealthy business men. Using this formula combined with hard sale tactics, Oakmont grew to become the largest and most influential firm of the late 1980’s and 1990’s...