Specialty investment bank Ziegler elected its chief operating officer Angelique A. David to its board of directors.

David joined Ziegler in 2007 as assistant general counsel, was named general counsel in 2010 and appointed chief operating officer in 2016. As an executive managing director, chief operating officer and general counsel, she oversees all of the day-to-day functions of the business and is responsible for all legal and regulatory affairs, ethics and compliance programs, as well as all corporate governance, human capital, marketing and IT activities.

“The Ziegler Board offers superior counsel to our organization. The addition of Angelique provides us a new and different perspective on the growth and success of Ziegler’s strategic initiatives,” said Dan Hermann, Ziegler president, CEO and head of Investment Banking. “Angelique has a unique eye for growth, talent and organization. Her skills will help us continue to advance the Ziegler story and mission.”

David is a recognized leader in the securities industry and was named a 2018 bronze Stevie Award winner for Female Executive of the Year and one of Chicago United’s 2015 Business Leaders of Color. She is also the chair, founder and CEO of Just 4 GirlFriends, an organization that strives to create an environment for all women to embrace self-care and self-preservation.