Evercore has named John Startin as a senior managing director in its advisory practice. Previously, Startin worked at Goldman Sachs where he was a managing director in the investment banking division, head of metals and mining in the Americas and a member of the M&A group.
NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ –Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that John Startin will join the Firm’s Investment Banking business in April as a Senior Managing Director in its Advisory practice. He will be based in New York and will lead the Firm’s Metals, Materials & Mining Group.
Mr. Startin joins from Goldman Sachs, where he was a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division, Head of Metals & Mining in the Americas, and a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Group.
Ralph Schlosstein, Evercore’s President and CEO, said, “John has strong, well-established relationships throughout the metals, materials and mining industries globally, and he has served as a trusted advisor to many companies in these industries. We are confident he will be a superb addition to our global advisory team.”
Roger Altman, Evercore’s Founder and Senior Chairman, said, “John is well known for the objectivity, creativity and deep thought that he brings to his clients’ most complex strategic and financial challenges. We are thrilled he has agreed to join Evercore and to lead our global practice in these important industries.”
John Startin said, “I’m very excited to join Evercore. The Firm’s approach to providing advice, and its broad and deep capabilities, are an excellent fit with the needs of the commodity-cyclical and industrial companies that I cover. I look forward to bringing Evercore’s differentiated capabilities and approach to my clients.”
Mr. Startin was awarded a Bachelor of Arts by the University of Oxford, where he read Politics, Philosophy & Economics at The Queen’s College, and holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
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