Cogent Expands New York Team

Private equity-focused investment bank Cogent Partners has appointed Jonathan Jameson as a managing director based in New York. Jameson joins from Pinnacle Trust Partners where he was a partner.


Cogent Partners, a private equity-focused investment bank, announced today that Jonathan Jameson has joined the firm as a Managing Director based in New York.
Mr. Jameson comes to Cogent Partners from Pinnacle Trust Partners, a leading independent placement agent focused on alternative investments, where he was a Partner. At Pinnacle Trust Partners, Jonathan was primarily responsible for covering limited partners located throughout the Unites States and was also involved in the firm’s new business development efforts and project management of select fundraising assignments. Prior to his time at Pinnacle Trust Partners, Mr. Jameson served as a Director at Probitas Partners, a global placement agent and advisory firm focused on the alternative investment space. At Probitas Partners, Mr. Jameson was involved in all facets of the business including distribution of primary fund offerings, sourcing of secondary mandates and new business development. Prior to joining Probitas Partners, Jonathan held senior positions in the private placement groups at Rothschild Inc. and Credit Suisse First Boston.
“Jonathan has a broad base of deep institutional relationships and substantial knowledge of the private equity market,” said Bill Murphy, a Managing Director of Cogent Partners. “This experience will further enhance the firm’s ability to provide our clients with valuable market insight and expand our reach to institutional investors across North America.”
Jonathan holds an MBA from the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and a BA from Bates College.
About Cogent Partners
Cogent Partners is a leading private equity-focused investment bank that specializes in secondary market transactions and private equity research for institutional investors. Recognized globally as the leader in private sell-side advisory services, Cogent Partners has earned a reputation for successfully initiating, marketing, negotiating, structuring and closing the sale of private equity assets. Since inception the company has advised on more than $65 billion in private equity commitments. The firm’s research group offers a range of private equity monitoring, due diligence and valuation services. Cogent Partners is headquartered in Dallas, with additional offices in New York, London, and Shanghai.

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