Ryan Garino is a former Partner and Head of Global Credit at Citadel Investment Group, where he worked for 15 years. In this role, he oversaw the firm’s trading efforts in convertible bonds, corporate debt and credit default swaps. He was also selected to serve on Citadel’s Portfolio Committee for seven years, helping to determine the risk allocation and portfolio sizing decisions of the firm’s asset management business.
Since leaving Citadel, Ryan has lectured at Northwestern, creating a course entitled Inefficient Markets that combines academic and practitioner perspectives on the root causes of market inefficiencies. He has also lectured at Kellogg courses including the Asset Management Practicum, Derivatives, Corporate Finance and Hedge Funds and Private Equity.
Ryan graduated summa cum laude from Northwestern with a BA/MA in Mathematics and Economics. He also holds an MBA, with honors, from the University of Chicago.