Marcus Schenck joined Perella Weinberg Partners as a partner in the firm’s Advisory Business. Schenck will be based in the London office and focus on expanding PWP’s footprint in Germany, Europe and other markets.
Perella Weinberg Partners will open an office in Paris, its 12th location globally and second in Europe. David Azéma will lead the office.
Alex Wilmot-Sitwell and Matthew Smith will join Perella Weinberg Partners as partners in the Advisory business in September and August 2018, respectively.
Perella Weinberg Partners elected five individuals to join the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2018: Timo Bauschke and David Heimer in London, and Anne Hamilton, Kyle Sugarman and Troy Wagner in New York.
Perella Weinberg Partners added Cory Hill to the firm as a managing director in the Advisory business, based in Los Angeles.
John M. Cesarz joined Perella Weinberg as a managing director in its Advisory business. Based in New York, Cesarz will be a member of the firm’s restructuring practice.
Federal Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain approved the appointment of Hilco as the agent representing Hostess. Hilco will sell all real estate, machinery and equipment, and rolling stock assets that remain in the company’s estate following auctions conducted by Perella Weinberg Partners.