Press release from Business Wire
Citi Prime Finance Names David Tenney Managing Director and Regional Head of Sales for the Americas
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Citi Prime Finance Names David Tenney Managing Director and Regional Head of Sales for the Americas09:01 EDT Tuesday, August 13, 2013
NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- Citi is pleased to announce that David H. Tenney will join the firm's Prime Brokerage business as a Managing Director and Regional Head of Sales for the Americas. In this role, he will manage the firm's unified hedge fund sales efforts across Prime Brokerage, Securities Lending and Delta One. Mr. Tenney will be based in New York and report to Alan Pace, Global Head of Sales and Client Experience, David Murphy, Head of Prime Finance for the Americas and John Gallo, Head of North American Sales.
Mr. Tenney brings more than 23 years of senior management and sales experience to this role. Most recently, he was a Managing Director and Head of Client Relations at Forester Capital LLC. Prior to Forester Capital, he was a Managing Director at Russell Investments leading its alternative investments business including Hedge Funds, Real Estate, Commodities, Infrastructure and Private Equity. He also spent 21 years at Goldman Sachs and held a variety of management roles across the firm's Securities and Investment Research Divisions.
“This appointment underscores our commitment to hiring the highest caliber talent as we continually look for ways to enhance our client services and product offerings,” said Alan Pace. “Prime Brokerage remains a top priority and we are delighted to have David join our team as we expand and strengthen our platform globally.”
“David brings to Citi over two decades of high-level management and sales experience across the financial services sector,” said David Murphy. “We are pleased to have him on board and look forward to having him as part of our integrated services for our hedge fund clients.”
Mr. Tenney earned a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Graduate Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts from Middlebury College.
Last month, Citi announced the hire of Matthew Clark as a Managing Director, Global Head of Client Solutions for its Prime Brokerage business.
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