NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that Julian Emanuel has joined Evercore ISI as a Senior Managing Director to lead the Equity, Derivatives, and Quantitative Strategy team. Mr. Emanuel will be joined by a seasoned team of professionals including Paul Huzarski (Blackrock, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Bank of America, Nasdaq), Michael Chu (BTIG, Gerstein Fisher, Credit Suisse, Bay Crest Partners) and Barak Hurvitz (BTIG, HSBC).
Mr. Emanuel was Chief Equity and Derivatives Strategist at BTIG for the past four years with supplemental responsibility for Alternative Assets and Cryptocurrency Strategy. Prior roles include Chief U.S. Equity and Derivatives Strategist at UBS, as well as Portfolio Management responsibilities at Tiedemann Investment Group, Goldman Sachs/SLK, and Credit Suisse Asset Management. His unique background includes tenure as an Index and Single Stock options market maker on the American Stock Exchange and as Head of the Equity Derivatives sales desk at Tullett Prebon.
Mike Paliotta, Chief Executive Officer of Evercore ISI, said, “The complexities of today’s markets underscore the value of being able to serve clients holistically. Hiring Julian to lead the Equity, Derivatives and Quantitative Strategy team is consistent with our commitment to helping our clients make better informed investment and portfolio decisions.”
Evercore ISI Director of Research, Marc Harris, added, “Julian’s diverse experience in equities and derivatives will bring unique and compelling insight to our clients. Few strategists can credibly claim to have worked in trading, sales, research and asset management across such a wide range of asset classes.”
Mr. Emanuel said, “I am excited to join the first-rate Evercore ISI team and lead the Equity, Derivatives and Quantitative Strategy effort with Paul, Michael and Barak.”
Mr. Emanuel holds an MBA in Finance from NYU's Stern School of Business and a BBA from Emory University.
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