NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leo Group, LLC ("LeoGroup"), the comprehensive wealth management firm, announced today it has closed on an investment in SenaHill Partners LP, The Financial Technology Sector's Merchant Bank ("SenaHill").
SenaHill offers a full suite of investment, operating and advisory services to early stage and middle-market companies. "LeoGroup's strategic commitment allows us to accelerate the expansion of our franchise and it greatly increases the investment capital at our disposal to deploy into the latest innovations in the Financial Services industry," says SenaHill's partner Justin Brownhill.
"Our investment gives us immediate exposure to a diversified portfolio of disruptive fintech companies with future access to a broad spectrum of exciting ideas that we may otherwise not see," says Matt Allain, Sr. Managing Director of LeoGroup. SenaHill, formed by industry veterans and operating executives, has vetted over 500 emerging companies since its inception in early 2013. "Their ability to source, evaluate, invest, and most importantly scale companies through their growth life-cycle makes them a very valuable partner for us."
The genesis of the strategic relationship was predicated on a shared enthusiasm to invest and provide professional services to the surging financial technology sector. "We expect our two firms to share ideas, co-invest, and have an expansive and productive relationship," says SenaHill partner Neil DeSena. "Outside of investment capital, LeoGroup and SenaHill bring a host of services including investment banking, capital introduction, executive consulting, tax planning, and CFO services to the table".
About The Leo Group, LLC
LeoGroup is an exclusive financial advisory firm based in New Jersey with offices in New York City, Boston, and Switzerland. The firm provides comprehensive wealth management, tax strategies, investment planning, and institutional services to high net worth and affluent individuals and families worldwide. Visit www.leogroupllc.com for more information.
About SenaHill Partners, L.P.
SenaHill Partners is a Merchant Bank offering a full suite of investment, operating, and advisory services to the Financial Technology Sector. As operators with deep domain expertise, the partnership leverages its experience, rolodex, and unparalleled industry advisor network to offer superior services that drive its partner companies' success. SenaHill focuses on four major vertical ecosystems: Capital Markets & Exchanges, Banking, Alternative Financing & Payments, Insurance & Asset Management, and Treasury & Cash Management. Visit www.senahill.com for more information.
Please contact Justin Brownhill at 212-730-8543 for additional information.
SOURCE The Leo Group, LLC