Western Reserve Partners expands team with three new hires

Western Reserve Partners, a unit of Citizens Capital Markets Inc, has made three new job appointments. John Paul Siemborski and Brennan Igoe have joined the firm as a vice president while Robert J. Exler has been hired as an analyst after serving as an intern at the company last summer.


CLEVELAND, OH (August 9, 2017) – Western Reserve Partners, a division of Citizens Capital Markets, Inc., is pleased to announce the following new hires:

John Paul Siemborski, Vice President
John Paul Siemborski has joined the firm as a Vice President. Mr. Siemborski has 11 years of financial advisory experience, most recently serving in the Transaction Advisory Services practice of Ernst & Young. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Science in Accountancy from the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University Chicago.

Mr. Siemborski is active in the community, holding positions of Executive Committee Member on the Board of Trustees for the Cleveland Public Library Foundation, President of Loyola University Chicago Alumni Association – Cleveland, and Advisor to the St. Ignatius Entrepreneurial Academy. Previously, Mr. Siemborski co-founded The Circle – Young Professionals of the Cleveland Orchestra.

Mr. Siemborski can be reached at John.Siemborski@citizensbank.com or 216-574-2107.

Brennan Igoe, Vice President
Brennan Igoe has joined Western Reserve as a Vice President. Mr. Igoe previously worked at Harris Williams & Co. in the Technology, Media, and Telecom group, with a focus on software M&A transactions. He also has prior experience as a consultant at Harbor Research, Inc., and as a Product Manager for TigerLogic Corporation. Mr. Igoe holds a Master of Business Administration from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, where he was a Tuck Scholar, and received his Bachelor in Economics from Yale University. Mr. Igoe can be reached at Brennan.Igoe@citizensbank.com or 216-574-2114.

Robert J. Exler, Analyst
Robert J. Exler joins Western Reserve after serving as an Analyst Intern for the firm last summer. He earned a Bachelor of Science (dual major) in Finance and Chemistry (cum laude) from the Boler School of Business at John Carroll University.

Mr. Exler can be reached at Robert.Exler@citizensbank.com or 216-574-2115.

About Western Reserve Partners
Western Reserve Partners, a division of Citizens Capital Markets, Inc., provides M&A, capital raising and other financial advisory services to middle market companies across a focused set of industry verticals. We deliver thoughtful advice, keen market insight and superior execution to our clients, both nationally and internationally, and our managing directors average nearly 30 years of experience and have directly executed more than 600 transactions throughout their careers.

Western Reserve Partners is a part of Citizens Financial Group, one of the oldest and largest financial institutions in the U.S. Also, as a member of Oaklins, the world’s most experienced mid-market M&A advisory organization, Western Reserve Partners has unparalleled access to global companies and investors.