Danielle Chiesi


Chiesi Sentenced To 30 Months In Prison For Insider Trading Crimes


Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced Wednesday that Danielle Chiesi was sentenced to 30 months in prison for her participation in insider trading crimes with, among others, Raj Rajaratnam, the former head of the Galleon Group family of hedge funds.

Danielle Chiesi Says She's Prepared To Go To Prison

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Danielle Chiesi and her lawyer, Alan Kaufman, speak after her sentencing in New York. Chiesi, the former New Castle Funds LLC analyst who was heard on a federal wiretap passing secret tips to Galleon Group LLC co-founder Raj Rajaratnam, was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison.