Hedge Funds People Moves

Taconic COO retires


Three others promoted as Robin Rothstein steps down.

   Frank Brosens (Photo: Bloomberg)
Robin Rothstein, the chief operating officer and an original principal at $6.85 billion Taconic Capital Advisors, is retiring after 13 years with the New York event-driven firm. Rothstein is credited with building Taconic’s business function beginning with its founding in 1999.

“We appreciate her efforts and accomplishments and wish her well in her future endeavors,” wrote Taconic investor relations director Richey Reneberg in a letter to investors yesterday. “While we will miss Robin, we are fortunate to have three extraordinarily capable and experienced managers who will expand their roles