|Employer||Citadel Investment Group|
Rohit D’Souza joined Citadel Investment Group in October of 2008 to lead and expand Citadel's capital markets business. D'Souza, who had led Merrill Lynch & Co.'s stock-trading division, resigned from the Merrill position in April of 2008 following a rift with Merrill CEO John Thain, according to media reports.
At Merrill, D’Souza was global head of equities and alternative investments, responsible for all trading and sales-trading activities for cash equities, equity-linked products, strategic trading and all of the global equity financing and services businesses.
D'Souza graduated from Bethany College with a degree in mathematics and computer science.