Citadel hired a heavy-hitter from Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong

Citadel has poached another senior banker from Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong as it looks to build out its presence in Asia.

The firm has hired Peter Colven as its chief operating officer for the APAC region. Colven has joined after 20 years at Goldman Sachs where he was most recently COO and chief risk officer for Asia-Pacific (APAC) securities at the US bank.