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Panmure Gordon expands with another senior FIG hire

Panmure Gordon is further expanding its investment banking business with the appointment of a senior investment banker in its Financial Institutions Group (‘FIG’).

Max Cornu-Thenard joins as a Managing Director and will focus on the insurance sector. Max has 20 years of experience working for and with insurance companies, including Swiss Re. Most recently he worked for Keefe, Bruyette & Woods.

His appointment follows that of Stephen Howard, who joined Panmure Gordon last month to lead the Company’s FIG activities, and Antoine Dupont-Madinier, who also joined in February to work with asset management, asset servicers and FinTech companies.

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

“I am pleased to continue to expand our Financial Institutions Group, since it is an important pillar of our growth and mid-cap investment banking franchise. Max’s experience of working with insurance companies complements and rounds out the team’s expertise.”

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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