Berkshire Capital Securities LLC, a New York-headquartered boutique investment bank that specializes in M&A advisory in the asset management and securities industries, is expanding its London office with two senior hires.
Humphrey has over 20 years' experience in the financial institutions sector. He previously served as Managing Director at UBS Investment Bank in the Global Financial Institutions Group and led the European asset management and wealth management advisory practice. He has advised on a diverse range of M&A and capital markets assignments in the asset management, wealth management and asset servicing sectors.
Glauerdt has over 12 years' experience in the financial institutions sector. Formerly an Executive Director of the Global Financial Institutions Group at UBS Investment Bank, Glauerdt has extensive experience in the execution of M&A and capital markets transactions with an industry focus on asset managers, private banks and specialty finance companies.
Berkshire Capital's co-founder, President and CEO, Bruce Cameron noted that, 'We are most pleased that John and Robert have elected to join our team and believe they will help us move forward significantly in building our global franchise and capabilities'.
Humphrey added, 'We are excited to join Berkshire Capital, a leading global platform in asset and wealth management advisory with deep sector knowledge and expertise, providing independent financial advice and a partnership approach'.
Humphrey and Glauerdt will be based in London and will work in conjunction with Ms. Bomy Hong, Director and a partner with a 10-year tenure, to offer global M&A, corporate finance and strategic advisory services, as well as valuation and fairness opinion services.
These officers join Sydney-based industry veteran Ian Martin, who serves as Vice Chairman, Asia Pacific, to further develop Berkshire Capital's existing international M&A advisory business.