Press Release

Apr 13, 2018

Janney Strengthens Capital Markets Team with Eight New Hires, Twelve Promotions



PHILADELPHIA, PA – April 12, 2018 – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, capital markets, and asset management firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, welcomed eight professionals and promoted twelve employees in the Firm’s Capital Markets group in the first quarter of 2018.

“The extensive capabilities brought to the Firm by these individuals will enhance our ability to execute on current and future growth plans and further aligns our business groups for the benefit of our clients,” said Joe Culley, Head of Capital Markets. “These additions and promotions build on a theme of disciplined growth in our Equities, Fixed Income, and Investment Banking businesses and we will continue to add talented professionals on a targeted and strategic basis moving forward. We are thrilled to have such highly-qualified individuals delivering much needed solutions to the market.”

The Capital Markets new hires include three additions to the Equity Research team, four Fixed Income professionals, and one new hire to the Investment Banking group:

  • Joseph Anzur, Analyst, Investment Banking, Philadelphia, PA
  • Jeffrey Bertoni, Director, Fixed Income Securitized Sales, Boston, MA
  • Sean Finnegan, Associate, Insurance Equity Research, Hartford, CT
  • Tracy Garrett, Director, Fixed Income Securitized Sales, Atlanta, GA
  • Michael Gokay, Associate, Healthcare Equity Research, New York, NY
  • Esther Hong, Director, Healthcare Equity Research, New York, NY
  • Leonard LoPresti, Director, Fixed Income Credit Sales, New York, NY
  • Anthony Veltri, Director, Fixed Income Securitized Sales, New York, NY

In addition to the new hires, Janney promoted twelve Capital Markets professionals in the first quarter, including one promotion in Equities, nine in Fixed Income, and two in Investment Banking:

  • Philip Bleustein, Vice President, Fixed Income Sales, New York, NY
  • Elle Enos, Associate, Public Finance, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Amanda Festa, Vice President, Fixed Income Sales, Boston, MA
  • Timothy Frenz, Managing Director, Public Finance, Pittsburgh, PA
  • David Grimmig, Managing Director, Fixed Income Trading, Philadelphia, PA
  • Brandon Holton, Managing Director, Head of CD/Structured Products Trading, Atlanta, GA
  • Daniel Lang, Director, Fixed Income Sales, Boston, MA
  • Katherine O’Brien, Associate, Equity Capital Markets, Boston, MA
  • Christopher Quinn, Vice President, Fixed Income Sales, New York, NY
  • Dean Saldsman, Associate, Investment Banking, Philadelphia, PA
  • Joseph Skelton, Associate, Investment Banking, Philadelphia, PA
  • Shavkat Sultanbekov, Director, Fixed Income Trading, Philadelphia, PA

About Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Janney provides advice to individual, corporate, and institutional clients. Our expertise includes guidance about asset management, corporate and public finance, equity and fixed income investing, equity research, institutional equity and fixed income sales and trading, investment strategy, financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, public and private capital raising, portfolio management, retirement and income planning, and wealth management. Janney is an independently-operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company and is a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional company information is available at www.janney.com.

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