Cristina Escalante Joins Outset Global in London as Global COO

Outset Global (, one of the world’s leading independent outsourced trading solutions firms, announced today that Cristina Escalante has joined the firm as Global COO in its London office to help further build on it’s global offering.
This follows other senior additions that Outset Global have made this year, Mike Cannon joined the New York office and Andrew Sullivan the Hong Kong office earlier in the year, both as traders. Cristina brings a wealth of experience to Outset after spending the last 10 years at Goldman Sachs in London as an Executive Director in a multitude of roles, her most recent being in Risk Management and Corporate Treasury.
Originally reigning from California, Cristina started as an audit associate at Pricewaterhouse Coopers out of university to then moved to London in 2010 to join Goldman Sachs where she was up until recently.
Raymond McCabe, Partner, said, “Cristina’s appointment is a sign of our commitment to be the leading independent outsourced desk in our industry. We continue to see demand from the investment community for our services, in both Public and Private Equities with the firm examining other asset classes also at the request of clients. To secure someone with Cristina’s operational experience is testament to the Outset Global brand and displays the focus we have on providing asset managers with the highest level of execution solution possible.”
Cristina holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Golden Gate University in San Francisco and an MBA from the University of Exeter.
About Outset Global
Outset Global is one of the world’s leading outsourced trading solutions firms. We provide bespoke trading services to hedge funds, asset managers, and family offices, equipping them with a cost effective solution for their trading needs. Outset transacts in both Public and Private securities for their institutional clients. With offices in New York, Hong Kong and London, we offer a true global 24/5 buyside trading experience for clients. Outset creates an efficient, accretive model that can simplify and streamline trading operations while at the same time increase market reach. Importantly, we are independent and broker-neutral, providing for the client “best execution” and meeting their needs without compromise. The result for our clients is a quality service married with cost efficiencies, one that reaches our network of 350+ global brokers, and offers true flexibility in execution and commission management in the ever-changing execution landscape.
Source: Outset Global