William Blair hired two industry veterans, Jerome Wallace and Brian Williams, to lead its fund placement and advisory practice.
William Blair continued the expansion of the firm’s private capital advisory investment banking practice with the addition of two senior hires, as Matthew Flynn joined the company as managing director and Hudson Collins joined as a director.
William Blair added two senior hires in the firm’s equities group. Paul Ordinario joined as managing director and south regional sales manager and Chris Stella joined as managing director in equity institutional sales out of New York.
William Blair expanded the firm’s private capital advisory investment banking practice into the primary fund placement market with the addition of three senior hires. Jeff Hypes joined as managing director in Chicago, and Nick Ohler and Andrew Viehe joined as directors in New York.
William Blair continued its European investment banking growth with the addition of Kiara Mitchinson. Based in London, Mitchinson joins as a director in the firm’s financial sponsors group, where she will provide comprehensive advisory services to private equity clients.
William Blair further expanded its investment banking team with the addition of William Kallop as a managing director in the firm’s consumer and retail group. Kallop joined William Blair from Goldman Sachs.
William Blair expanded its investment banking team with the addition of David Hatch. As a managing director on the supply chain and commercial services team, Hatch draws on a career spanning more than 15 years focused on clients across the supply chain services sector.
William Blair, a global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management and private wealth management, completed six senior hires in the firm’s equity sales, trading and research group.
William Blair continued its private capital advisory team growth with the addition of Jake Stuiver. Stuiver brings a decade of secondary advisory experience and has advised on more than $12 billion of LP-led secondaries.
John Kreger has been named director of research at William Blair for its sell-side equity research group. Kreger draws on nearly 30 years of experience in equity research.