Mizuho Securities USA (MSUSA), the U.S. investment banking subsidiary of Mizuho Financial Group, has announced the hire of Haendel St. Juste as Managing Director and Senior Equity Research Analyst covering the Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) space.
St. Juste brings over sixteen years of Wall Street and real estate experience to MSUSA and will report to Sheryl Skolnick, Ph.D., Managing Director and Head of Equity Research.
“We are excited that Haendel has joined our US equity team,” said John Koudounis, President and CEO, MSUSA. “His experience and depth of industry knowledge will be a great asset to our clients that further enhances our ability to add value to every aspect of the investment cycle, from idea generation to execution.”
St. Juste, who will be based in New York, joins MSUSA from Morgan Stanley, where he spent the previous two years as a Senior Analyst and Co-Head of REITs & Homebuilders research. Prior to Morgan Stanley, St. Juste provided lead REIT coverage as a senior analyst at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods and Green Street Advisors. He received his MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business and his BA from Adelphi University.
Matt DeSalvo, Executive Managing Director and Head of MSUSA’s Equity Division added, “Haendel joins Rich Anderson in providing our clients with quality REIT research. In addition, Haendel will also cover the US homebuilders as we continue to invest in US equity research to go along with our Institutional Investor #1 ranked Japanese equity research team.”