Global Conference 2010
Global CEO, Citadel Securities
Patrik Edsparr is Global CEO of Citadel Securities. He joined Citadel in 2008 to help drive the firm's global growth strategy. He previously spent 12 years at JPMorgan Chase, where he was a member of the Executive Committee and global head of rates and foreign exchange, securitized products and fixed-income exotics and hybrids. Edsparr also built and managed the global proprietary positioning and principal investments business. He began his career at Lehman Brothers. He received a bachelor's degree from Sweden's Uppsala University, a master's degree from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, and an M.B.A. from the Stockholm School of Economics. Edsparr was a Fulbright Scholar at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he received a Ph.D.