MKM Partners Appoints Head of Sales Trading

Firm Hires Jonathan Carr to Lead Sales Trading Team

Jun 21, 2010, 07:00 ET from MKM Partners LLC

GREENWICH, Conn., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- MKM Partners today announced that Jonathan Carr has joined as Managing Director—Head of Sales Trading. Jon will also serve as a member of MKM's Operating Committee.

Jon previously spent seven years at Morgan Stanley & Co., most recently as a Managing Director, and managed the listed sales trading department there for three years. He also spent five years as an Executive Director and senior sales trader at JonesTrading.

"MKM Partners has built a superior research and trading platform," Jon remarked. "I'm looking forward to adding to the success the firm has already achieved."

Jon graduated from The University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He will be based in MKM's Greenwich office.

MKM Partners CEO Richard R. Castellano said, "Having Jon's leadership skills, extensive client servicing expertise and seasoned market knowledge will be instrumental in bolstering MKM's institutional equity presence in North America."


MKM Partners is an institutional equity research, sales and trading firm. Headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, with offices in New York City, Boston and across the U.S., MKM provides clients with actionable and unbiased economic, technical, derivative, event-driven and fundamental research and has trade execution abilities in U.S. and foreign equity markets and in U.S. options markets. In addition to offering timely access to its traders and analysts, MKM focuses on delivering exceptional service to institutional clients across its trading and research platforms. More information about MKM Partners can be accessed at

For more information, contact:

Richard R. Castellano, CEO

(203) 861-9060