NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Van Thorne has joined Whitehall & Company as a managing director with a focus on transaction structuring and capital raising. Previously, Mr. Thorne was a managing director with MetLife where he spearheaded the firm's direct debt private placement origination business and helped launch the company's successful entry into institutional asset management.
With nearly 30 years of industry experience, Mr. Thorne has raised over $100 billion for companies worldwide.
"I have personally known Van for over 20 years since we worked together at J.P. Morgan", said Tim Page, managing partner and head of capital markets at Whitehall. "He brings a wealth of experience in structured and corporate capital raising and has deep institutional investor relationships," added Page.
Jon Cody, managing partner and head of investment banking at Whitehall, has also known Thorne for several years as they overlapped at RBS where Van headed North American Private Placements and served as the President of the bank's US broker-dealer. "We are excited to have Van on board. He not only has a solid track record of successfully growing businesses, but doing so by providing best-in-class, objective advice to issuers and with a sterling reputation among institutional investors."
Headquartered in New York City, Whitehall & Company provides M&A and corporate advisory services, capital structuring and placement.
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