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ON THE MOVE: Citi Snags Brill; SSGA Lands Sales Head

Traders Magazine Online News, June 20, 2017

John D'Antona Jr.

Citi has hired Goldman Sachs prime brokerage pro Jeffrey Brill to head up its prime finance sales team on the US West Coast. The role previously belonged to Michael Mead, who has since moved from San Francisco to New York to work in another role within prime finance. Brill was previously based in San Francisco working for Goldman Sachs as vice president in institutional equity sales for a little over a year and previously spent 13 years in prime brokerage sales roles at the investment bank.

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Instinet announced the appointment of Scott Douglass as US Head of Sales for its Commission Management Services (CMS) business. Based in New York, Douglass will be responsible for the US CMS Sales of Instinet's comprehensive suite of CMS products including: BrokerShare, T*Share, Broker Vote, Budget Tool, Research Interaction Tracker and RQ Connect within its Plazma platform. Prior to joining Instinet, he spent a decade at Deustche Bank, where he was most recently a Director and Head of DBHub for North America overseeing the Global CMS platform.

Jeffrey Brill

BNY Mellon has grabbed veteran Peter Salvage to the newly-created position of global head, hedge fund services. Salvage was with SS&C Technologies hedge fund services division SS&C GlobeOp, where he was a managing director based in London and New York. In his new role at BNY, he will lead a drive for growth within BNY Mellon’s hedge fund services business and look to further develop existing relationships.

Barclays snagged Asita Anche, a former managing director in Goldman Sachs’ fixed income systematic market making division. Anche’s appointment comes as the bank seeks to strengthen its trading business following the appointment of ex-J.P. Morgan banker Tim Throsby as head of the investment bank and the ejection of Joe Corcoran, former global head of markets and head of markets Americas. Barclays also landed Robert Tzucker from UBS as head of U.S. inflation trading. Anche joined Goldman as a managing director from Millennium Capital in 2010 after previously spending five years at Citadel Securities.

Exchange operator Nasdaq appointed Mattias Hammrquist as the new Chief Executive Officer of Nasdaq Broker Services AB.

IEX Group announced that it has appointed Michael Lynton, the Chairman of Snap, Inc. and previously the CEO of Sony Entertainment, to its Board of Directors as a non-executive director. Lynton announced his upcoming departure from Sony in January. In addition to his roles at Snap and Sony, Lynton is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and has served on the board of Ares Management, L.P. since 2014. He also sits on the boards of several nonprofits.

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