John Baldino

Chief Operating Officer - Business Controls at Citadel Securities

John Baldino's work experience begins with their current role as Chief Operating Officer - Business Controls at Citadel Securities, where they started in June 2023. Prior to this, they worked at McKinsey & Company from May 2018 to June 2023 as Head of Risk Operations & Governance. Before that, they served as Vice President - Regulatory & Legislative Change Management Officer at Morgan Stanley from February 2015 to May 2018. From July 2013 to February 2015, John worked as a National Affairs / Regulatory Subject Matter Expert at ISO / Verisk Analytics. Additionally, they held various roles at State Farm Insurance from August 2006 to July 2013, including Senior Agency Management Specialist and Public Affairs & Government Relations. Finally, their earliest role was as Chief of Staff (Legislative District Office) at the State of New Jersey, which lasted from January 2002 to August 2006.

John Baldino has a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Political Science and Government from The Johns Hopkins University. John also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from The Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School. Additionally, they have a Master of Liberal Arts (A.L.M.) degree in Extension Studies from Harvard University, with a focus on Information Management Systems. John Baldino completed their Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Political Science and Government from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Finally, they obtained a Certified Public Manager (CPM) certification from the State of New Jersey.



  • Chief Operating Officer - Business Controls

    June, 2023 - present