Evercore Hires Senior Adviser

Tim Main has joined Evercore Partners‘ investment banking business as a senior advisor. He will be based in New York and will focus on advising clients in the financial services industry. He most recently ran the North American Financial Institutions Group (FIG) at JPMorgan Chase and was co-head of the global FIG Group.

PRESS RELEASE

Evercore Partners Inc. EVR -8.20% announced today that Tim Main has joined the firm’s Investment Banking business as a Senior Advisor. He will be based in New York and will focus on advising clients in the financial services industry.

Mr. Main most recently ran the North American Financial Institutions Group (FIG) at JPMorgan Chase and was Co-Head of the Global FIG Group. He held this position since 2001, during which time the group developed into one of the leading FIG investment banking franchises. Mr. Main advised on numerous financial institution M&A, restructuring and capital raising transactions for leading companies in the sector. His career at JPMorgan spanned 23 years. Prior to running FIG, he ran the firm’s Equity Capital Markets business.

“Tim is a highly regarded advisor to large, multi-national financial services companies and has a stellar track record, helping to build a leading FIG franchise at his previous firm”, said Roger Altman. “We are very pleased that Tim is joining us, and he will enhance and broaden our capabilities in this important industry sector.”

“We are excited to have Tim join the team as a Senior Advisor. He is a banker cut in our mold — who cares about delivering clients the best senior level advice on the most important questions facing them,” said Jane Gladstone, the head of Evercore’s Financial Institutions Group.

“Evercore is a world-class, independent advisory firm with a differentiated and leading global advisory business in financial services and beyond,” said Mr. Main. “I look forward to participating in Evercore’s continued growth and to being a part of the advisory team.”

About Evercore Partners

Evercore Partners is a leading independent investment banking advisory firm. Evercore’s Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions and also provides institutional investors with high quality research, sales and trading execution that is free of the conflicts created by proprietary activities; Evercore’s Investment Management business comprises wealth management, institutional asset management and private equity investing. Evercore serves a diverse set of clients around the world from its offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Washington D.C., London, Aberdeen, Scotland, Mexico City and Monterrey, Mexico, Hong Kong and Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil.

SOURCE: Evercore Partners Inc.