Moon Capital Management equity trading managing director departs

Departing executive had been with the investment manager for almost 10 years and previously served at Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase and Lehman Brothers.

Moon Capital Management’s managing director and partner for global equity trading, operations and portfolio management has departed for pastures new, The TRADE can reveal.

Michael Pelliccione confirmed in a social media update that he has left Moon Capital after almost 10 years with the firm.

Prior to joining Moon Capital in 2008, Pelliccione spent several years in operations focused roles at Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase and Lehman Brothers.

“For nearly 14 years this ID card has been in my wallet. After today it will no longer work. My time at Moon Capital has come to an end. I couldn’t be more grateful having spent the majority of my career at one place. Friendships and memories will last a lifetime,” Pelliccione said in his update.

“I started back in the fall of 2008 at the height of financial collapse. I was a young 24-year-old fresh from Lehman Brothers working in operations and today I leave as a Partner. For all those people who help shape who I am today thank you.”

Moon Capital Management had not responded to a request for comment at the time of publishing.