Hedge fund executive Scaramucci lands post at Export-Import Bank: source

Scaramucci attends the WEF annual meeting in Davos

BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge fund industry executive Anthony Scaramucci, an advisor to U.S. President Donald Trump, has been named chief strategy officer of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, a source familiar with the appointment said on Tuesday.

Scaramucci, a Republican fundraiser, has been working at the Washington-based bank since the middle of June and also remains in consideration to become ambassador to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

(Reporting by Svea Herbst-Bayliss; Editing by Scott Malone)