MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2015--
Jaffray (NYSE: PJC), a leading investment bank and asset management
firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Garin Arevian and Jason Myler
as managing directors in its technology, media and telecommunications
(TMT) investment banking group. They will be based in the firm’s Boston
office, focused on advising companies in the software and
technology-enabled services sectors.
Arevian and Myler were most recently managing directors at MHT MidSpan.
Arevian previously spent six years at Harris Williams & Co. where he
played a key role in developing the TMT group while furthering efforts
in software and technology-enabled services. Myler, a founding member of
the technology investment banking boutique firm Falvey Partners, spent
several years at Revolution Partners where he focused on software,
technology-enabled services and IT services companies.
“Attracting high-caliber talent such as Garin and Jason fuels the growth
initiatives in our technology practice,” said Chad
Abraham, global co-head of the Piper Jaffray investment banking and
capital markets group. “We attribute our ability to attract this level
of talent to our strong marketplace presence and overall brand.”
“We’re excited to welcome Garin and Jason to the team; their combined
experience and expertise is a very competitive addition to our team and
Piper Jaffray overall,” said Mark
Leavitt, global head of the Piper Jaffray TMT investment banking
“With Garin and Jason’s substantial experience in software M&A and
private equity, we are eager to harness their talent in this
continuously evolving industry,” added Marc
Steifman, global co-head of the Piper Jaffray TMT investment banking
Arevian and Myler’s addition follows the firm’s recent
March hiring of investment banker Steven Schmidt. Piper Jaffray’s
TMT investment banking group now has seven senior bankers dedicated to
the software space.
About Piper Jaffray
Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC) is an investment bank and asset
management firm headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the
U.S. and in London, Hong Kong* and Zurich. Securities brokerage and
investment banking services are offered in the United States through
Piper Jaffray & Co., member NYSE and SIPC, and in Europe through Piper
Jaffray Ltd., authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct
Authority. Asset management products and services are offered through
three separate investment advisory affiliates registered with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission: Advisory Research Inc., Piper
Jaffray Investment Management LLC and PJC Capital Partners LLC.
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