Lauren Simmons–the woman who gained fame as the youngest trader on the New York Stock Exchange at 23-years-old–announced on Instagram today that she is the new Vice President of Investment Risk at CTRL USA, a private equity firm. https://www.instagram.com/p/BsJCE2KBUsC/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=1waha4m79xzxk Simmons graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2016 and began working as an equity trader for Rosenblatt Securities in March 2017, according to her LinkedIn account. Simmons has also been shedding light on her journey as a women empowerment public speaker. According to Crunch Base, CTRL USA was founded in 2014 and has raised about $9 million across two funds. It looks like Simmons’ latest milestone will have to be added to the storyline of her upcoming biopic , previously announced last year, as well.
Jan 3, 2019