NEW YORK, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Guggenheim Partners LLC today announced that Glenn H. Schiffman has joined Guggenheim Securities as a Senior Managing Director. A seasoned investment banker with well over $100 billion in executed deals over his career, Mr. Schiffman brings with him significant transactional, leadership and managerial skills and will assist in the continued build out and growth of Guggenheim Securities' Investment Banking platform.
"Over the years, I've had the opportunity to work with Glenn on both sides of the table in numerous projects, and have witnessed first-hand his client impact and ability to serve as a trusted advisor," said Alan Schwartz, Executive Chairman of Guggenheim Partners. "Glenn's track record both in building and managing successful businesses and in advising clients in major transactions is unmatched, and I am very pleased to have him join our growing team. His extensive experience advising across domestic and international situations will be invaluable to Guggenheim and to our clients."
A 20-year veteran of Wall Street, Mr. Schiffman joins Guggenheim from The Raine Group, where he was a Partner. Prior to The Raine Group, Schiffman served as Head of Investment Banking for the Americas and CEO of Nomura Securities North America as well as Head of Investment Banking Asia-Pacific for Nomura and previously Lehman Brothers. At Lehman and subsequently at Nomura, Schiffman led teams that achieved number one rankings in Asia-Pacific M&A and was named Atlas Awards Asia M&A Banker of the Year in 2009. Before that, Mr. Schiffman was Co-head of the Global Media Group at Lehman Brothers working on transactions in all areas of media.
"Guggenheim Securities has an exceptional team with a unique vision for client service and immense potential for continued growth and success," said Schiffman, "I look forward to working with the team across the United States and globally to contribute my skills and experience to fuel this growth."
About Guggenheim Partners
Guggenheim Partners, LLC is a privately held global financial services firm with more than $170 billion in assets under management. The firm provides asset management, investment banking and capital markets services, insurance, institutional finance and investment advisory solutions to institutions, governments and agencies, corporations, investment advisors, family offices and individuals. Guggenheim Partners is headquartered in New York and Chicago and serves clients around the world from more than 25 offices in eight countries. For more information about Guggenheim Partners, visit www.guggenheimpartners.com.
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