Solomon Barnett

Solomon Barnett leads the systematic equities trading desk for the Americas within the core quantitative market making unit at Citadel Securities. He is a licensed financial services professional with a degree in Economics from Princeton University.

Solomon's central role in the core quantitative trading business over the last decade has exposed him to a broad array of challenges that include quantitative trading, financial markets, risk management, technology development and management, business development and high stakes operations. In addition to his personal support, Solomon has led a successful effort to increase financial and volunteer support within Citadel Securities for Urban Initiatives and Pilot Light Chefs; two Chicago based non-profits with important missions. In his spare time he enjoys exploring the outdoors in all forms, ecotourism, generally traveling and watching or playing soccer.