People moves

DE Shaw becomes latest big US group to relocate top official to Asia

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Close on the heels of the planned move of Fortress’ Adam Levinson to Singapore, DE Shaw has decided to relocate one of its most senior executives, Julius Gaudio, to Asia.


Julius Gaudio


Gaudio will move from the New York headquarters to Hong Kong, as part of the firm’s efforts to strengthen its operations in Asia. The move signals the growing importance of Asia in global firms’ growth plans.

It consolidates a trend that AsiaHedge has been predicting for some time now – with senior management of top US and global hedge fund firms relocating to