RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it has promoted 27 senior professionals from the firm’s Boston, London, Minneapolis, Richmond and San Francisco offices. The promotions expand the senior capabilities across the firm.
“At Harris Williams, our people are our strongest asset – they are committed, tenacious, smart and principled. We continue to invest heavily in talent development and organic growth, which fosters a distinct, unified culture. We operate as one firm across industries and geographies, with tremendous trust and respect for one another, to achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients. We are thrilled to have such a strong group collectively contributing to the firm’s future,” said Ned Valentine, executive managing director at Harris Williams.
Promotions to vice president include the following: Andy Colberg, Ryan Costa, Richard Furseth, Andrew Hoft, Pete Morgan, Krishna Patel, Nick Petrick, Mike Quealy, Thomas Saunders, Lucas Scholl, Chris Toussaint, Bernardo Villar, Chuck Walter and Elliott Yousefian.
Indicative of Harris Williams’ commitment to an organic growth strategy, 86% of the firm’s managing directors were promoted from within, and 70% of the promotions announced here began their careers at Harris Williams as an analyst or associate.
Harris Williams, an investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, advocates for sellers and buyers of companies worldwide through critical milestones and provides thoughtful advice during the lives of their businesses. By collaborating as one firm across Industry Groups and geographies, the firm helps its clients achieve outcomes that support their objectives and strategically create value. Harris Williams is committed to execution excellence and to building enduring, valued relationships that are based on mutual trust. Harris Williams is a subsidiary of the PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC).
Harris Williams LLC is a registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA and SIPC. Harris Williams & Co. Ltd is a private limited company incorporated under English law with its registered office at 5th Floor, 6 St. Andrew Street, London EC4A 3AE, UK, registered with the Registrar of Companies for England and Wales (registration number 07078852). Harris Williams & Co. Ltd is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Harris Williams & Co. Corporate Finance Advisors GmbH is registered in the commercial register of the local court of Frankfurt am Main, Germany, under HRB 107540. The registered address is Bockenheimer Landstrasse 33-35, 60325 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (email address: email@example.com). Geschäftsführer/Directors: Jeffery H. Perkins, Paul Poggi. (VAT No. DE321666994). Harris Williams is a trade name under which Harris Williams LLC, Harris Williams & Co. Ltd and Harris Williams & Co. Corporate Finance Advisors GmbH conduct business.
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