From July 2008 until April 2015, Derek Kaufman was Head of Global Fixed Income at Citadel and a member of the firm's Portfolio Committee.
Prior to joining Citadel, Mr. Kaufman was a Managing Director at JPMorgan Chase, where he most recently served as Global Head of Fixed Income in the Proprietary Positioning Business. He started at J.P. Morgan in 1996.
Mr. Kaufman served as a member of the Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Investor Advisory Committee on Financial Markets. He is a member of the Economic Club of New York and on the Leadership Council of Robin Hood.
Mr. Kaufman received a bachelor’s degree in Applied Math/Economics from Harvard College.