D.E. Shaw & Co., the $20 billion asset manager founded by David Shaw, is moving Julius Gaudio , one of its six executive committee members, to Hong Kong from New York to increase the ranks of senior management in Asia.
D.E. Shaw & Co., the $21 billion hedge-fund firm founded by David Shaw, was among investors that bought American International Group Inc. shares as the U.S. Treasury Department reduced its majority stake in the insurer.
Stanford University promoted offensive coordinator David Shaw to football coach, the school said on its website. Shaw, a Stanford alumnus, replaces Jim Harbaugh, who became coach of the San Francisco 49ers.
Private equity firm founder Bradford Freeman made it onto the field for one play as a Stanford University scholarship football player and jokes that he is “the highest-paid student-athlete, per minute, in history.”
David Shaw and Fred Eychaner, two of President Barack Obama’s top financial supporters, contributed $500,000 apiece to Organizing for Action, according to figures released today by the nonprofit group born out of the president’s re-election campaign organization.