Press release

Panmure Gordon expands Investment Banking with senior FIG hires

Panmure Gordon is expanding its investment banking business with the appointment of two senior investment bankers as Managing Directors in its Financial Institutions Group (‘FIG’).

Stephen Howard has joined to lead the Company’s FIG activities and Antoine Dupont-Madinier has joined to work with asset and wealth management, asset servicing and FinTech companies.

Stephen has 30 years’ experience in investment banking, first at Kleinwort Benson where he was the head of Financial Institutions, and most recently at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, where he founded and led the London-based investment banking business.

Antoine has over 17 years’ experience and previously worked for firms including Fox-Pitt, Kelton; Credit Suisse; Morgan Stanley and most recently at PL Advisors.

John Muncey, Head of Investment Banking at Panmure Gordon, said:

“Our financial institutions group will be a cornerstone of our growth and mid-cap investment banking franchise. Stephen and Antoine have extensive experience advising clients on M&A, IPOs and capital markets transactions, which will enable us to expand our work with asset and wealth management, speciality finance and financial technology companies.”

About Panmure Gordon

Panmure Gordon is defining what it means to be a 21st century merchant bank: providing independent advice, research, solutions and execution services to UK growth and
mid-cap corporates and investment companies, underpinned by long-term client relationships.

For over 140 years the Firm has helped fast growing corporate and institutional clients achieve their ambitions. Integrity, excellence and experience are at the heart
of everything Panmure Gordon does, whether in public or private markets for equity or debt.

The Firm’s well-funded growth strategy is being delivered by its highly experienced team, to create a compelling offer for current and future clients.

Panmure Gordon operates from offices in London and Leeds. The Firm is also a registered broker-dealer in the United States.