Stonybrook Capital names business development and operations VP

Stonybrook Capital has hired Andrew Ward as vice president for business development and operations. Previously, Ward worked at Aldwych Capital Partners where he served as director for business development.


NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Nov 18, 2014) – Andrew Ward, a veteran investment banker, has joined Stonybrook Capital, LLC, a strategic advisory and investment banking firm focused exclusively on the insurance industry, as Vice President for Business Development and Operations, Joseph Scheerer, Principal and Managing Director, announced today.

“With almost 15 years in financial services, Andrew Ward brings in-depth experience in a wide range of investment banking and business management that will support our clients and contribute to the company’s growth,” Scheerer said.

Mr. Ward came to Stonybrook from Aldwych Capital Partners (ACP) where he was Director for Business Development specializing in capital raising and transaction origination. Mr. Ward joined ACP in 2009 in the investment banking and principal investing group where he was responsible for execution and sourcing. Prior to ACP, he served on the execution team at Alfred Street Partners, a middle market private equity firm. Earlier, he was a member of JP Morgan Chase’s mortgage group serving the firm’s high net worth clients. Mr. Ward holds an M.B.A from Georgetown University – McDonough School of Business. He earned his B.A. at Boston College.

Stonybrook Capital is affiliated with Holborn Corporation, one of the largest, independent reinsurance brokerage firms in the U.S. through an equity partnership. Securities are offered through a partnership with Brooks Houghton Securities, Inc.