Roe takes over as global head of PB at Citi


Nick Roe, a very well known figure in the world of prime brokerage, is taking over as head of global prime finance at Citi, according to an announcement today. Roe, who first joined the bank in 2005 to lead its European prime finance business, takes over from Ali Hackett and Tom Tesauro, who are both leaving Citi to pursue other opportunities.

According to the internal announcement, prime finance has been one of the bank’s most successful and fast-growing businesses and the bank remains “extremely committed” to it. The bank’s prime finance platform outside the U.S. has grown particularly fast