Timothy Newell has joined Merriman Curhan Ford (Nasdaq: MERR) as head of the firm's newly-formed cleantech strategy group. He previously was a partner with DFJ Element and, before that, was managing director and head of I-banking for E*Offering. He also served in the Clinton White House from 1993 to 1997, including as deputy director for policy in the Office of Science and Technology Policy.
Merriman Curhan Ford (MERR) today announced that it has hired former private equity partner, investment banker and Clinton Administration technology advisor, Timothy Newell, to head its newly created CleanTech Strategy Group and oversee environmental markets for its asset management group.
“Tim brings great experience, relationships and strategic perspective on the huge opportunity in the energy and environmental markets,” said Jon Merriman, chief executive officer of Merriman Curhan Ford. “He will help accelerate our growth in financing the green economy