MKP Capital Management announced that the following professionals are joining MKP in the New York office.
John Li joins as director and portfolio manager and will be responsible for U.S. rates strategies. Li spent more than 10 years at Deutsche Bank, serving most recently as director of UST swaps trading.
Raffaele Ghigliazza, Ph.D., joins as a director and risk manager, reporting to chief risk officer, Henry Lee. Prior to joining the firm, Ghigliazza worked for four years within the structured risk agroup at JPMorgan, developing models for risk in various asset classes.
David Burke joins as a director with responsibility for client development. Burke was previously managing director and head of strategic initiatives at hedge fund Arrowhawk Capital Partners.
Sean Perrota joins as vice president and associate portfolio manager and will be responsible for MKP’s financing activities. Perrota was most recently at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, specializing in providing long and short financing to fixed income hedge funds and separate accounts. -Hedgeweek