Citadel hires BoA's Matt Wilson to grow fund services businesses

Source: Citadel

Citadel Investment Group, L.L.C., the global alternative investment institution, today announced the appointment of Matt Wilson as Head of Sales and Marketing for Citadel Solutions and Citadel Alternative Asset Management.

Citadel Solutions is Citadel's recently launched alternative investment management administrative services platform, and Citadel Alternative Asset Management is Citadel's fund of hedge funds platform. In this role, Mr. Wilson will work closely with John Buckley and Jon Venetos, the Presidents of Citadel Solutions and Citadel Alternative Asset Management, respectively, in the build out of these businesses.

Mr. Wilson joins Citadel from Bank of America where he most recently served as Global Head of Prime Brokerage Sales. Before joining Bank of America, Mr. Wilson worked for Bank One as the Head of Hedge Fund and Institutional Sales for Equity Derivatives and Credit Derivatives. Mr. Wilson began his career at JP Morgan Chase where he held a variety of roles in the equity derivatives, structured products and hedge fund relationship management groups.

"Matt is an important addition to the senior leadership team of our newly launched hedge fund services and fund of hedge funds businesses. He adds a unique dimension to our team given his extensive experience covering the needs of hedge fund clients. His deep understanding of this client base will position him well to help Citadel deliver products and services that address their needs," said Gerald Beeson, Citadel's Chief Financial Officer.

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