Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group hired Stephanie Brandley as a managing director and head of the Alternative Asset Manager Coverage group in its Wholesale and Investment Bank. She will be based in New York and report to Mark Doctoroff, global co-head of the Financial Institutions Group.

Brandley will focus on acquiring new clients and developing business within existing relationships, as well as collaborating with product partners to provide treasury services, asset-based financing, debt capital markets support, asset backed securities products, foreign exchange and derivative products.

Brandley worked for 35 years at JPMorgan Chase in a number of positions, including 13 years as a managing director in commercial banking focused on growing a portfolio of large alternative investment clients. Before joining MUFG, she spent two years as a senior relationship manager with BankUnited, responsible for building a commercial banking practice with alternative firms. Bradley began her career at the Federal Reserve.

“With her talent, experience and recognition within this industry, Stephanie is a significant addition to the Bank’s global FIG team,” said Doctoroff. “Her track record of identifying innovative, value-added solutions for clients will undoubtedly benefit alternative asset managers seeking thoughtful ideas to address a wide range of financial opportunities and issues.”