Matt Jahansouz

Chief People Officer


Matt Jahansouz is Citadel’s Chief People Officer. He is responsible for leading the firm’s global strategies for recruitment, career advancement, and critical aspects of the employee experience. Through his focus on training, development and stretch opportunities that help accelerate achievement, he ensures Citadel remains a premier destination for the world’s most talented investment professionals, researchers and engineers.

Prior to joining Citadel, Matt served as Chief People Officer at WeWork. Before that, he spent nearly a decade at Goldman Sachs, where he oversaw global recruiting, among other responsibilities. He began his career at Deloitte as a consultant in its human capital consulting practice.

Matt received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Pennsylvania State University.