Jefferies hires Green, Carey

Jefferies said Tuesday that it has hired Rex H. Green and Jonathan A. Carey as Managing Directors and Global Co-Heads of Automotive Aftermarket Investment Banking. Green was most recently MD responsible for a number of investment banking groups at BB&T Capital Markets. Carey was most recently also an MD and Head of the Automotive Aftermarket investment banking practice at BB&T Capital Markets.

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Jefferies has hired Rex H. Green and Jonathan A. Carey as Managing Directors and Global Co-Heads of Automotive Aftermarket Investment Banking.

They will jointly lead an eight–person team focused on serving automotive aftermarket companies from suppliers and distributors to retailers and professional installers in every niche of the $300 billion global automotive aftermarket. The team is based in the firm’s Boston office.

Messrs. Green and Carey have jointly focused on the Automotive Aftermarket since 2002, and established BB&T’s Automotive Aftermarket industry practice in 2004.

Rex H. Green
Mr. Green has more than 25 years of industry experience and was most recently Managing Director responsible for a number of investment banking groups at BB&T Capital Markets.
Prior to joining BB&T, he was a Managing Director at Advest, Inc., and prior to that, was Partner-In-Charge of corporate finance for the New England region of KPMG Peat Marwick LLP.
Mr. Green received his MBA from The Stern School at New York University and his BA from Brown University.

Jonathan A. Carey
Mr. Carey has more than 14 years of industry experience and was most recently Managing Director and Head of the Automotive Aftermarket investment banking practice at BB&T Capital Markets.
Prior to joining BB&T, Mr. Carey was in the investment banking group at Advest, Inc. and prior to that he began his career with Ernst & Young LLP.
Mr. Carey received his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and BA from The George Washington University.
Jefferies, the global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for over 50 years, is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. The firm provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income and foreign exchange, as well as wealth management, in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Jefferies Group LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE: LUK), a diversified holding company.