Press release

Panmure Gordon expands Investment Banking with senior hire

1 November 2018

Panmure Gordon today announces it has hired Marc Schipper in its investment banking business as Head of Media, Telecoms and Digital. Marc will lead the team that advises media and telecoms companies, as well as businesses experiencing or taking advantage of digital convergence in their industries. He joins as a Managing Director.

Marc was most recently Director and Joint CEO of Hammer Films after he led the management buyout of Hammer from its previous owner, Exclusive Media.

His earlier experience includes roles as Director and CEO of Exclusive Media Group, after serving as the company’s COO prior to that; he was based in Los Angeles and London for this role. Before Exclusive Media he was Managing Director of Strategy and Corporate Development at Chellomedia, the content subsidiary of Liberty Global. Marc also worked for Merrill Lynch in the European energy and power group, focusing on M&A.

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

“Marc’s senior experience with companies at the intersection of media and digital disruption puts him at the forefront of the trends our clients are experiencing. His leadership in this developing market will be instrumental to the growth of our investment banking business and to our increasing work with media, telecoms and digitally converged 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.

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