Hedge Funds

Former prime brokerage executive returns to sell side


Richard Sansaricq has returned to the brokerage world in a post heading sales and marketing for all products at Abbey Financial Markets.

Sansaricq worked previously as head of sales and marketing for U.S. prime services at CSFB and before that, headed Lehman Brothers' prime brokerage effort.

He most recently served as chief operating officer for start-up hedge fund Currahee Capital Management, which he founded together with Doug Millett, formerly chief operating officer and a portfolio manager at Jim Chano's Kynikos Associates.

Abbey Financial Markets is a division of Abbey National, which is owned by Banco Santander. The firm