NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BTIG announced today that John Bertrand has joined the firm as a Managing Director within Investment Banking’s Debt Capital Advisory Group. Based in the New York office, Mr. Bertrand will support the firm’s efforts to originate, structure, and execute debt financing for corporate issuers and financials sponsors.
Mr. Bertrand brings more than 25 years of industry experience to the firm. Prior to BTIG, he was a Managing Director at Stifel Financial Corporation. Previously, Mr. Bertrand was a Partner at Kennedy Lewis Investment Management LLC. He spent most of his career in the leveraged finance markets as a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and at Deutsche Bank.
“We are delighted to welcome John to BTIG,” said Anton LeRoy, President of BTIG. “He brings a tenured industry background to the group that will enhance our team’s ability to navigate the marketplace and provide the highest level of service to our clients.”
BTIG’s investment banking products include mergers and acquisitions, capital markets advisory, IPOs, follow-on offerings, ATMs, SPACs, private placements, convertibles, debt, buybacks, liquidity solutions, venture capital, private equity and private capital. Clients benefit from proprietary and actionable market intelligence, and BTIG’s comprehensive understanding of financial dynamics. Aftermarket services include trading coverage and corporate access, connecting issuers with the buy side.
BTIG is a global financial services firm specializing in institutional trading, investment banking, research and related brokerage services. With an extensive global footprint and more than 725 employees, BTIG, LLC and its affiliates operate out of 20 cities throughout the U.S., and in Europe, Asia and Australia. BTIG offers execution, expertise and insights for equities, equity derivatives, ETFs and fixed income, currency and commodities. The firm’s core capabilities include global execution, portfolio, electronic and outsource trading, investment banking, prime brokerage, capital introduction, corporate access, research and strategy, commission management and more.