Macquarie Strengthens U.S. Equities Effort with Senior Appointments
*Four senior appointments in Macquarie’s New York and San Francisco
*Strengthens US and international equities sales, sales trading and trading
NEW YORK -- August 21, 2013
Macquarie Securities, the institutional equities arm of Macquarie Group
(“Macquarie”) (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), today announced a range of senior sales
and sales trading appointments to its US equities business.
*Michael Gray joins as a Managing Director and Head of International Sales
Trading. With more than 27 years experience in equities trading, he joins
from Morgan Stanley, where he was a Managing Director and managed its
international equity sales trading team over the past decade. He is based
in New York.
*Ali Mossadeghi joins as a Managing Director focusing on institutional
equity sales. He has previously held a number of senior sales positions at
Susquehanna International Group, Pali Capital, Barclays Capital and Lehman
Brothers. He is based in San Francisco.
*Liz Hunter joins as a Senior Vice President in cash trading. She was most
recently a director in cash equities at Bank of America Merrill Lynch,
where she focused on large cap financials and held other senior trading
roles in small cap financials, technology, media and telecommunications.
She is based in New York
*Jason Rubin joins as a Senior Vice President responsible for institutional
sales. Prior to Macquarie, he was a director at Dahlman Rose & Co. He
began his career in equity sales at Bear Stearns and then JP Morgan. Jason
is based in New York.
The new appointments expand on the recent hires the firm made to its US
institutional equities business in Boston.
“I’m pleased to announce these further appointments to our growing US equities
business. With deep experience spanning sales, sales trading and trading, the
addition of these talented professionals enhances our existing expertise and
client relationships, and further broadens the capability of our global
execution platform, as well as the global reach of our research content,” said
Ken Savio, Senior Managing Director and US Head of Macquarie Securities.
Macquarie Securities Group has more than 300 sales professionals and more than
350 equity research professionals covering approximately 2,250 stocks around
Macquarie Group (Macquarie) is a global provider of banking, financial,
advisory, investment and funds management services. Macquarie’s main business
focus is making returns by providing a diversified range of services to
clients. Founded in 1969, Macquarie operates in more than 70 office locations
in 28 countries and employs more than 13,600 people. Assets under management
total approximately $339 billion at March 31, 2013. For more information,
About Macquarie Securities Group
Macquarie Securities Group operates as a global institutional securities house
covering sales, research, ECM, execution and derivatives activities, and
offers full-service cash equities in Australia, Asia, South Africa and Canada
with specialized offerings in the US and Europe. Macquarie Securities Group
operates in the US as Macquarie Capital (USA) Inc., a member of FINRA and
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