Citi adds three senior pros to prime brokerage business


Following the departures of several high-ranking prime brokerage executives, Citigroup is rebuilding, adding three new senior finance positions to its Americas prime finance business.

Christopher Greer has been named head of prime finance sales for Citi and will be in charge of business development and capital introduction. Prior to joining Citi, Greer was with Forest Investment Management, where he was in charge of business development and investor relations. Greer also held positions at Promethean Investment Group and Stark Investments in the past.

The other two new hires, Sean McGinty and Norman Escoffery, both join from Lehman Brothers. McGinty,