John P. Havens
John Havens is the former president and chief operating officer of Citigroup Inc. He previously was CEO of Citi's Institutional Clients Group. Before that, he was CEO of Citi Alternative Investments. Before joining CAI, he was a founder and Partner of Old Lane LP, a multi-strategy hedge fund and private equity fund manager that was acquired by Citi in 2007. Upon acquisition, Old Lane's total assets under management and private equity commitments amounted to approximately $4.5 billion.
Before forming Old Lane in 2005, Mr. Havens was Head of Institutional Equity at Morgan Stanley and a member of the firm's Management Committee. In his 19-year career at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Havens held several positions of increasing authority and served on the new product, risk, and capital allocation committees.
Mr. Havens has served on many NYSE committees over the years and just ended a term as a Director of the NASDAQ market. He began his career in 1979 as a trader of convertible securities at Kidder Peabody.
Mr. Havens holds a B.A. degree from Harvard University.