DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2016--
Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC), a leading investment bank and asset
management firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of C.K. Lee as a
managing director in its financial institutions group (FIG). He will be
based in Dallas, covering depository institutions in the Southwest
Prior to joining Piper Jaffray, Lee was a managing director of the
financial institutions group of Commerce Street Capital, LLC, where he
assisted clients with mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, balance
sheet restructuring, business plan development and regulatory matters.
He has consistently ranked among the leading bank transaction advisors
in the country having advised on over $1 billion of total deal volume.
In addition, Lee has further experience and expertise as a regulator of
both complex, multinational holding companies and small- and mid-sized
“We are excited to bring C.K. Lee to the Piper Jaffray platform.
Expanding our depository practice into the Southwestern United States
has been an important target area for us as we see a lot of continued
growth in that region,” said Chad
Abraham, co-head of global investment banking at Piper Jaffray.
“C.K.’s deep client relationships, robust deal experience and history as
a seasoned regulator uniquely position him in the FIG space. His team
orientation and solid character make him a great fit for Piper Jaffray.
We could not be more excited about having C.K. join our team,” said Bob
Hutchinson, co-head of Piper Jaffray financial institutions
investment banking and head of depository institutions.
About Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC) is a
leading investment bank and asset management firm. Securities brokerage
and investment banking services are offered in the U.S. through Piper
Jaffray & Co., member SIPC and FINRA; in Europe through Piper Jaffray
Ltd. and Simmons & Company International Limited, authorized and
regulated by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority; and in Hong Kong
through Piper Jaffray Hong Kong Limited, authorized and regulated by the
Securities and Futures Commission. Asset management products and
services are offered through five separate investment advisory
affiliates―U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registered
Advisory Research, Inc., Piper Jaffray Investment Management LLC, PJC
Capital Partners LLC and Piper Jaffray & Co.; and Guernsey-based
Parallel General Partners Limited, authorized and regulated by the
Guernsey Financial Services Commission.
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