OppenheimerFunds has appointed Ahmad Deek as chief risk officer. He will be responsible for leading the firm’s risk management function and further enhancing its corporate governance structure.
Deek will be based in New York and will join the firm’s senior leadership team, reporting directly to Art Steinmetz, chairman and CEO of OppenheimerFunds.
Prior to joining OppenheimerFunds, Deek spent over two decades at Goldman Sachs where he most recently served as managing director, senior risk officer in the Investment Management Division. He previously held several roles within their Prime Brokerage, Equities, and Fixed Income Securities Divisions. Deek began his career in 1993 at Mentor Graphics as a development engineer.