Hedge Funds

Citigroup names chief of liquid investments

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Citigroup Alterative Investments has tapped Dean Barr to head all of the division's liquid investments.

In his new post, Barr will oversee investment activities involving liquid securities, including those of the firm's hedge funds, managed futures funds, structured finance vehicles and credit derivative proprietary trading.

Immediately prior to joining Citigroup, Barr was president and CEO of Thunder Bay Capital Management, a hedge fund he founded in 2003. Barr was previously global chief investment officer at Deutsche Bank Asset Management and held positions with State Street Global Advisors and Goldman Sachs.