People Moves

DE Shaw relocates top official to Asia


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 – with senior management of top US and global hedge fund firms relocating to