Michael Hobbs has joined St. Charles Capital as a managing director in the firm’s financial services practice. He previously was with Keybanc as president of the Rocky Mountains Region.
Michael B. Hobbs has joined St. Charles Capital as Managing Director in its Financial Services Practice.
Hobbs, former President of KeyBank’s Rocky Mountain Region, “will make an excellent addition to our firm,” said Wesley Brown, Managing Director at St. Charles Capital. Brown added, “Mike’s experience in investment banking coupled with 17 years of experience with financial institutions in the Rocky Mountain region augments the leadership of our Financial Services Practice.”
At St. Charles Capital, Hobbs will assist in the continued effort of serving the investment banking needs of the financial services industry in the middle-market. Michael’s primary responsibilities will include sourcing, analyzing, processing, negotiating and closing transactions involving the sale, purchase, or financing of financial service companies. Hobbs stated, “I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to join the preeminent investment bank in this region, especially given the necessities of our market in these unprecedented times.”
Michael joins St. Charles Capital following his position as President of KeyBank’s Rocky Mountain Region, comprised of Colorado, Idaho, and Utah. There, Hobbs was responsible for overall banking operations including its retail, commercial lending, wealth management, investments and credit functions.
Hobbs brings five years of investment banking experience to St. Charles Capital through his time at KeyCorp’s investment banking division in Denver and Seattle, where he worked with several of St. Charles Capital’s current partners.
St. Charles Capital, LLC – St. Charles Capital, based in Denver, CO, provides expert merger & acquisition advisory, private capital raising, and financial advisory services to both private and public companies nationwide, through four industry focus groups: Diversified Industries, Financial Services, Healthcare, and Technology. Collectively, the firm’s investment bankers have completed more than 200 transactions valued in excess of $7.25 billion in total consideration, and have raised nearly $1.4 billion in private capital.