Mirro Joins Moelis

Justin Mirro has agreed to join Moelis & Co. as a managing director leaving coverage of the automotive sector. He previously was with Jefferies & Company.

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Moelis & Company announced today that Justin Mirro will join the firm in July as a Managing Director based in New York. Mr. Mirro, who has over 13 years of automotive investment banking experience, will lead the firm's coverage effort in the automotive sector.

Mr. Mirro joins from Jefferies & Company where he built a leading franchise advising automotive assemblers, suppliers, the aftermarket, and dealerships on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, restructurings, and leveraged buyouts.  Before joining Jefferies, Mr. Mirro was an automotive investment banker at ABN AMRO, Salomon Smith Barney, and Schroder Wertheim.   Prior to his investment banking career, he worked in the automotive industry as a design and manufacturing engineer for General Motors Corporation in Detroit and Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan.   Mr. Mirro has been a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers since 1991.

“Justin brings deep experience and an extensive relationship network in the automotive industry, and we are thrilled to have him on our team,” said Ken Moelis, Chief Executive Officer of Moelis & Company.  “Hiring Justin is consistent with our strategy of adding new areas of sector expertise to continue to enhance our ability to support our clients with comprehensive advice and solutions.”

About Moelis & Company

Moelis & Company is an investment bank that provides advice on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and other corporate finance matters and manages investment funds which integrate capital solutions with the firm's advisory expertise. Moelis & Company serves a broad client base through its offices in New York, Los Angeles and Boston.