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Leadership Changes in Mergers & Acquisitions
We are pleased to announce that Tim Ingrassia will join Jack Levy and Gene Sykes as a co-chairman of Global Mergers & Acquisitions. We are also pleased to announce that Michael Carr and Dusty Philip will become co-heads of Americas Mergers & Acquisitions.
Tim, together with Jack and Gene, will focus on serving our clients and strengthening our M&A franchise globally by expanding our market share across all regions and industries. Tim will play an important role in sourcing and executing transactions in addition to continuing his current coverage responsibilities.
Michael and Dusty will focus on driving our M&A business in the Americas. Their priorities will be to ensure that we optimally meet our clients' M&A objectives, expand our market share by deepening client relationships, enhance our leading execution standards and strengthen the integration of M&A with our financing products. Michael and Dusty will retain their coverage responsibilities for their respective natural resources, healthcare and industrial clients.
Tim has been the head of Americas M&A since 2008. Tim joined the firm in 1986, became a managing director in 1996, and a partner in 1998.
Michael joined the firm in 1998 as a partner and managing director.
Dusty joined the firm in 1991, became a managing director in 1999, and a partner in 2000.
Please join us in wishing Tim, Michael and Dusty success in their new roles.
John S. Weinberg
Gordon E. Dyal
Source - The Wall Street Journal's Deal Journal column