NEW YORK, June 20, 2016 /CNW/ -- Greenhill & Co., Inc. (NYSE: GHL), a leading independent investment bank, announced today that Steve Mayer will join the Firm as a Managing Director and President of Greenhill Canada, based in Toronto.
Mr. Mayer has more than 20 years of experience in investment banking in Canada. He has been a Toronto-based Managing Director with Goldman Sachs for over 10 years, most recently serving as Head of Canadian Diversified Investment Banking. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, he was a Managing Director and Head of the Communications, Media & Technology Group at Scotia Capital, and prior to that he was an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley, both also in Toronto. He is a graduate of University of Toronto and earned his MBA at Columbia Business School. Mr. Mayer is a past recipient of Canada's Top 40 Under 40 award and is a member of the Board of Directors of Sinai Health Foundation.
Brad Crompton, who has successfully led Greenhill's Canadian business since its founding 10 years ago, will transition to a Senior Advisor role, maintaining his longtime focus on key clients in the Canadian market.
Scott L. Bok, Chief Executive Officer of Greenhill, said, "We are pleased to recruit a banker of Steve's caliber as the next generation of leadership for our business in Canada. Canadian companies across all sectors value Greenhill's industry expertise, global platform and singular focus on providing management teams and boards of directors with high quality and independent strategic M&A advice."
Brad Crompton added, "Steve and I worked together at Morgan Stanley some years ago, and I look forward to him joining the team at Greenhill as we continue to build our business advising major companies in Canada on domestic and cross-border transactions."
Greenhill & Co., Inc. is a leading independent investment bank entirely focused on providing financial advice on significant mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, financings and capital raising to corporations, partnerships, institutions and governments globally. It acts for clients located throughout the world from its offices in New York, Chicago, Dallas, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Melbourne, San Francisco, São Paulo, Singapore, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo and Toronto.
Christopher T. Grubb
Chief Financial Officer
Greenhill & Co., Inc.
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