Jefferies Hires Scibetta from Avenue Capital Group

Jefferies has hired Thomas Scibetta as a managing director for its Jefferies Strategic Capital Opportunities group. Most recently, he was a managing director at Avenue Capital Group, where he focused on institutional capital raising and investor relations.

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Thomas Scibetta is a Managing Director in the Jefferies Strategic Capital Opportunities group. Most recently, he was a Managing Director at Avenue Capital Group, where he focused on institutional capital raising and investor relations. Prior to joining Avenue, Mr. Scibetta was a Principal at The Blackstone Group, specifically responsible for global marketing and investor relations. Previously, Mr. Scibetta was a senior executive at several GE Capital units in roles including Global Head of Marketing and M&A as well as EVP & GM. He began his career with GE Plastics. Mr. Scibetta holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Rochester (1985) and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Michigan (1987).