Eileen Murray, co-chief executive officer of Bridgewater Associates LP, speaks during the Bloomberg Business of Equality conference in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
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Bridgewater’s co-CEO Eileen Murray is leaving the world’s largest hedge fund, a press release from the company on Tuesday said.
She will step down at the end of the first quarter to pursue “the next chapter in her career,” the release said. Current co-CEO David McCormick, who has held the position since 2017, will remain as the sole CEO.
Murray has been with the $160 billion hedge fund since 2008, and has been co-CEO since 2013. She helped lead the company during a…