NEW YORK Jan 27 Kevin Turner has departed Ken Griffin’s Citadel LLC lower than a 12 months after he joined as chief govt officer of the agency’s market-making division, a spokesman confirmed to Reuters Friday.
Peng Zhao is the brand new CEO of Citadel Securities, in line with a press release from Griffin.
“I want to thank Kevin Turner for his leadership and the lasting impact he made on our firm,” Griffin wrote. “Kevin has made important contributions across many areas of Citadel Securities.”
Turner, beforehand the chief working officer of Microsoft Corp., issued his personal assertion by way of Citadel.
“I want to thank Ken Griffin for his friendship and support, and for the opportunity to be a part of one of the most respected financial services companies in the world,” he stated.
(Reporting by Lawrence Delevingne and John McCrank)