Julia has over a decade of experience in providing strategic counsel to alternative investment and trading firms in the areas of media relations, transaction communications and crisis communications. She joined ASC Advisors in 2021 after working for five years in senior media relations roles at Citadel, a leading hedge fund firm, and Citadel Securities, a global market maker. Most recently, Julia served as Head of Media Relations for Citadel Securities, managing all global external communications.
Prior to joining Citadel, Julia held senior roles at public relations firms including Edelman, Abernathy MacGregor and Ketchum, where she represented hedge fund managers, private equity firms and long only firms including AQR Capital Management, Hellman & Friedman, and TIAA-CREF (now Nuveen).
Julia holds a B.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. She also speaks several languages, including Russian and French.