Piper Jaffray Significantly Expands Investment Banking Group, Adds Financial Institutions Sector Coverage
“The FIG senior banking and capital markets team is in place and we are
now a formidable force in the financial institutions arena,” said
Bob Hutchinson: Prior to Sterne Agee, Hutchinson was a managing director at Keefe, Bruyette &Woods. From 2009 to 2015, he served in a number of leadership capacities at Sterne Agee, including head of the depository institutions group and head of the northeast region. Hutchinson also served four years as an officer in the United States Marine Corps. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Boston Collegeand a Master of Business Administration degree from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business.
Daryle DiLascia: DiLascia served as an executive managing director and head of investment banking at Sterne Agee, where he worked from 2012-2015. Prior to that, he spent 17 years with Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., where he was an executive vice president and co-head of equities. DiLascia holds a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse Universityand a Master of Business Administration degree from Boston College.
Michael Barry: Barry served as a senior managing director and head of depository M&A at Sterne Agee and was previously head of financial institutions M&A at Stifel Financial Corp.Prior to that, he was head of Merrill Lynch’s depository institutions group and head of depository M&A at Banc of America. Barry holds a bachelor’s degree summa cum laude from Princeton Universityand a Master of Business Administration degree with distinction from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School.
Pete Majar: Majar was a managing director at Sterne Agee focused on the diversified financial services space and prior to that, a managing member of Majar Advisors LLCwhich was developing Orcus Spread Networks, a concept for an institutional buy-side focused trading system that incorporated HFT technology and techniques. Prior, Majar was a senior partner and managing director at Freeman & Co.He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washingtonand a Master of Business Administration degree from Columbia University.
Jim Murray: Murray was a managing director at Sterne Agee focused on finance companies and asset managers, and prior to that, a managing director at Freeman & Co.He previously served as head of the financial institutions group at Houlihan Lokey and the head of North American corporate finance at Fox-Pitt, Kelton. Murray holds a bachelor’s degree from DePaul Universityand a Master of Business Administration degree from UCLA.
“We are excited to expand our investment banking group with this veteran
team. With financial institutions being an important economic sector, it
is a core focus for the firm as we continue to explore ways of better
serving our clients,” said
“It is a privilege to lead the financial institutions banking efforts
for an industry leader like
“Piper Jaffray has longstanding leadership in capital markets across
several key industries,” added
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