Trading outsourcer Tourmaline hires three senior executives

Dan Barnes
l to r: Goodman, Mazzuca, & Sindell.

Outsourced trading solutions firm Tourmaline Partners has added Alex Goodman and Matt Sindell as managing directors, and Darren Mazzuca has joined as director of operations. All are based in Stamford, Connecticut in the USA.

Goodman has over two decades of trading experience across buy and sell side and multiple asset classes, most recently as managing director at Macquarie Capital, where he headed US cash trading. He previously served as global head of equity trading, equity capital markets and relationship management at Hutchin Hill Capital, and before that was head of Long/Short Equity Trading at Davidson Kempner. Goodman has also held senior positions at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, George Weiss Associates and Millennium Partners.

Sindell comes to Tourmaline with over 25 years of trading experience across the buy and sell sides. Most recently, he spent 13 years at Susquehanna International Group, as a senior member of the equity and equity derivatives sales teams. Sindell earlier held positions at Cathay Financial and Ladenburg Thalmann.

Mazzuca has spent the past eight years as global operations manager at Gabelli Asset Management. In this role, he served for the firm’s merger arbitrage and SICAV-UCITS funds, managed the daily trade break process and worked with the IT team on numerous projects to increase overall efficiency and productivity. He previously spent more than a decade at BlackRock, rising to the role of vice president – Portfolio Analytics, Client Services.

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