Daniel Dufresne is Global Treasurer at Citadel. He oversees the firm’s Treasury and Operations teams across the U.S., Europe and Asia with responsibility for Citadel’s liquidity framework, secured funding, capital allocation, cash and collateral exchange, counterparty exposure and the firm’s clearing and settlement activity. Mr. Dufresne is also a member of Citadel’s Portfolio Committee.
Mr. Dufresne joined Citadel in 1999 as Head of Repo Trading for Global Rates. In this role, he established the infrastructure to fund the Global Rates business and later traded as a PM. In 2003, he joined Treasury as Head of Liquid Products Financing and was named Global Treasurer in January 2008. Prior to joining Citadel, Mr. Dufresne was the global repo trader for D.E. Shaw’s fixed income business.
Mr. Dufresne has been a member of the Treasury Market Practices Group since 2007 and a member of the Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee since 2015. He was also a member of the Task Force on Tri-Party Repo Infrastructure which began in 2009. That same year, he was named to Crain’s Chicago Business “Forty Under Forty”.
He received his Master of Business Administration with Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his bachelor’s degree from Cornell University.