Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that Paul R. Aaron has joined the Firm's Investment Banking business as a Senior Managing Director in its Advisory practice. He will be based in New York and will focus on advising large, multinational corporate clients across a range of industries.
Mr. Aaron was most recently a Partner in Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New Yorkadvising large corporate clients across numerous sectors including multi-industrials, aerospace and defense, chemicals, automotive, logistics, financial institutions and media. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs in 2004, Paul was a Managing Director and General Manager in Corporate Business Development at General Electric Company. He was a Managing Director in Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley prior to joining GE.
Ralph Schlosstein, Evercore's President and CEO, said, "We are exceptionally pleased that Paul has joined Evercore. Throughout his 30 year career in finance, he has served as a trusted advisor to large, multinational companies, in a variety of industries, on complex issues of significant strategic and financial importance."
Roger Altman, Evercore's Founder and Senior Chairman, said, "Paul has an extraordinary set of relationships and has advised on a number of landmark transactions. We are thrilled that he has decided to join Evercore, as his reputation for integrity and for providing clients with truly excellent and objective advice fits perfectly with our culture and values."
Mr. Aaron has a Bachelor of Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin and a Masters of Business Administration with Honors from The University of Chicago.
Evercore (NYSE: EVR) is a premier global independent investment banking advisory firm. We are dedicated to helping our clients achieve superior results through trusted independent and innovative advice on matters of strategic significance to boards of directors, management teams and shareholders, including mergers and acquisitions, strategic shareholder advisory, restructurings, and capital structure. Evercore also assists clients in raising public and private capital and delivers equity research and equity sales and agency trading execution, in addition to providing wealth and investment management services to high net worth and institutional investors. Founded in 1995, the Firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices and affiliate offices in major financial centers in North America, Europe, South America and Asia. For more information, please visit www.evercore.com.