IRVINE, Calif., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunter Wise Financial Group, LLC, which recently was honored for "Deal of the Year" in three categories at The M&A Advisor Awards for its work with a client in Africa, is pleased to announce that Teresa Hinojos, the firm's Chief Compliance Officer, will be honored by The M&A Advisor in July in Los Angeles at its "40 Under 40" Recognition Awards.
The Awards celebrate 40 leading M&A (mergers and acquisitions) financing and turnaround professionals who have made great accomplishments before their fortieth year.
Ms. Hinojos is responsible for reviewing, amending and approving all Hunter Wise engagement agreements, M&A contracts and all corporate finance and legal documents for the worldwide investment banking firm. She has implemented a due diligence process and procedure for the entire organizations and ensures that the Company's transactions comply with FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) regulations. She ensures that all 40 senior-level registered representatives are in compliance with FINRA rules and works with FINRA on its audits of Hunter Wise brokerage operations.
"I am particularly excited about my work with our CEO, Fred Jager, in strategically expanding our firm's domestic offices and staff in order to penetrate new markets," Ms. Hinojos said.
Ms. Hinojos possesses FINRA Series 7, 66, 24, 79 and 99 licenses and earned a degree in finance from California State University, Long Beach. She is an active member of the national leadership and honors organization, Sigma Alpha Lambda.
"I am especially pleased that Teresa is being honored. She came to Hunter Wise at a young age and has put herself through college, raised two honor students, and successfully competed with experienced professionals to earn a top position at the firm," Mr. Jager said.
About Hunter Wise Financial Group, LLC
Hunter Wise Financial Group, LLC, is a specialized investment bank providing the highest quality level of corporate financing, merger, acquisition, divestiture and advisory services. The Company's clients include small to medium-sized public companies, as well as selected middle market privately-held businesses. Hunter Wise has 13 offices in the U.S. and offices in Beijing and London.
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