David Perez will join alternative investment manager MKP Capital Management in February as managing director and senior portfolio manager for global equities.
The position is new, said Konstantin Shishkin, a spokesman. Mr. Perez will be part of MKP's global macro team.
Mr. Perez was managing director on Goldman Sachs & Co.'s equity derivatives trading desk. Information about his replacement could not be learned.
MKP Capital managed $8.5 billion as of Dec. 31.