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Evercore(NYSE: EVR)は16日、ジョン・ワインバーグ(John S. Weinberg)氏が取締役会長兼執行役会長としてEvercoreに入社したと発表した。同氏は創業者兼上級会長になるロジャー・アルトマン(Roger Altman)、社長兼最高経営責任者(CEO)のラルフ・シュロスタイン(Ralph Schlosstein)両氏を含む最高経営陣に加わる。アルトマン、シュロスタイン両氏は取締役会にとどまる。

ワインバーグ氏は直近では2006年6月-15年10月にゴールドマン・サックス・グループの副会長だった。2002-14年はGlobal Investment Bankingの共同責任者、その前は米州のInvestment Banking共同責任者だった。同社ではフォード、ゼネラル・エレクトリック(GE)、ボーイングなど多くの一流企業に戦略、財務上の助言をし、VISA、Under Armour(アンダーアーマー)の新規株式公開(IPO)で助言した。ワインバーグ氏は1983年にゴールドマン・サックスに入社し、92年にパートナーに昇進した。




ワインバーグ氏は1979年にプリンストン大学を卒業、83年にハーバード経営大学院で経営学修士(MBA)を取得した。現在はフォード・モーター、ニューヨーク・プレズビテリアン病院、ミドルベリーカレッジの役員会メンバーで、のう胞性繊維症基金の投資委員会の仕事もしている。ハーバード経営大学院のvisiting committeeメンバーでもあった。




Robert B. Walsh

Chief Financial Officer, Evercore



Dana Gorman  

The Abernathy MacGregor Group, for Evercore



  John S. Weinberg to Join Evercore as Executive Chairman


NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire=KYODO JBN/ --

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   Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that John S. Weinberg has joined

Evercore as Chairman of the Board and Executive Chairman. He joins a senior

management team that now includes Roger Altman, who will become Founder and

Senior Chairman, and Ralph Schlosstein, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Both Mr. Altman and Mr. Schlosstein will remain on the Board of Directors.

   Mr. Weinberg most recently was Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs Group from

June 2006 to October 2015. John was Co-Head of Global Investment Banking from

2002 to 2014. Before that he was Co-Head of Investment Banking in the Americas.

At Goldman Sachs, Mr. Weinberg provided strategic and financial advice to a

number of leading companies, including Ford, General Electric, and Boeing, and

he advised on the IPOs of Visa and Under Armour. Mr. Weinberg joined Goldman

Sachs in 1983 and was promoted to Partner in 1992.

   Roger Altman, Evercore's Founder and Senior Chairman said, "This is a

profound step forward for Evercore. There is no advisor more respected by

clients around the world than John Weinberg. He epitomizes the values of

quality, integrity and excellence which are the heart of our firm. I look

forward to working closely with John, as we continue to build Evercore towards

becoming the one, truly elite global advisory firm."

   Ralph Schlosstein, Evercore's President and Chief Executive Officer said,

"We are excited to have John join Evercore as Chairman of the Board and a

member of our senior leadership team. John has a well-deserved reputation among

clients and industry leaders as an extraordinarily talented and highly

principled advisor and leader. His deep experience as a long-time leader of a

premier financial institution will strengthen and deepen our senior leadership

team as we continue to pursue our goal of becoming the most elite global

independent investment banking advisory firm in the world. I sincerely look

forward to having him as our partner in leading the firm."

   Mr. Weinberg commented, "I am excited to join the senior leadership team of

Evercore. I also look forward to working closely with the many people of this

outstanding organization. Their reputation for excellence and intense focus on

their clients' interests make it a privilege for me to do so."

   Mr. Weinberg received a BA from Princeton University in 1979 and an MBA from

Harvard Business School in 1983. He currently serves as a board member of Ford

Motor Company, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and Middlebury College, and he

serves on the Investment Committee of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He

previously served on the visiting committee for Harvard Business School.

   About Evercore

   Established in 1995, Evercore is a leading global independent investment

banking advisory firm. Evercore advises a diverse set of investment banking

clients on a wide range of transactions and issues and provides institutional

investors with high quality equity research, sales and trading execution that

is free of the conflicts created by proprietary activities. The Firm also

offers investment management services to high net worth and institutional

investors. With 27 offices and affiliate offices in North America, Europe,

South America and Asia, Evercore has the scale and strength to serve clients

globally through a focused and tailored approach designed to meet their unique

needs. More information about Evercore can be found on the Company's website

at: http://www.evercore.com.

   Investor Contact:

   Robert B. Walsh  

   Chief Financial Officer, Evercore


   Media Contact:  

   Dana Gorman

   The Abernathy MacGregor Group, for Evercore


   SOURCE:  Evercore