Daily News: March 4, 2015

SunTrust Aligns TMT Investment Banking Group

SunTrust Robinson Humphrey announced the alignment of its Technology, Media & Telecom Investment Banking Industry Practice Group. The group will leverage industry insight, capital markets expertise and cross sub-sector partnerships to meet evolving client needs.

Led by Horace Zona, head of Media & Communications, the TMT Group will include the following teammates and focus areas Mike Maguire, Financial Technology; Bob Casey, Software & Systems; Nick Richitt, Healthcare Technology and Benjamin Remmert, Tech Enabled Business Services. These four bankers, along with Kushal Saha and Rick Wolfgram, specializing in Digital Media & Internet, will form the core Technology team that will deliver the TMT platform to this dynamic client and prospect set.

“The alignment of the TMT group enables us to build a market leading franchise delivering all of our expertise, capabilities and products to a diverse and growing marketplace,” said John Gregg, chairman, president and CEO of STRH. “We are confident this group will help accelerate growth in these sectors by maximizing thought leadership and partnerships.”

Rick Fogg, managing director, will assume team lead responsibility for the traditional Media & Telecom practice. Reporting to Fogg will be Fred Wysk, Media; Shariff Metwali, Towers, Data Centers & Machine-to-Machine and Bill Dauska, Internet Infrastructure & Unified Communications.