David Hunt to Join Greenhill in New York as Co-Head of Industrials


New York, March 9, 2017 -- Greenhill & Co., Inc. (NYSE: GHL), a leading independent investment bank, announced today that David Hunt has joined the Firm as Co-Head of Corporate Advisory for the Industrial sector, based in New York. He will focus primarily on the capital goods, environmental services and industrial technology subsectors, as well as on large multi-line industrial companies.

Mr. Hunt was most recently Managing Director and head of investment banking coverage for the capital goods sector at UBS, where he spent 20 years, focused on industrials for nearly all that time. He began his career at Dillon Read before it was acquired by UBS.

Scott L. Bok, Chief Executive Officer of Greenhill, said, "The industrial sector has been a strong performer for our Firm, both in the U.S. and around the world, highlighted by our involvement in a number of landmark domestic and cross border M&A transactions in the past couple years. We are very pleased to enhance our already strong U.S. industrials team with the addition of a senior banker of David’s stature. He brings us a client base and sector knowledge that is highly complementary to that of our existing global sector team, which should allow us to build on our historic strength to develop an even larger business advising leading industrial companies on strategic transactions."

Greenhill & Co., Inc. is a leading independent investment bank entirely focused on providing financial advice on significant mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, financings and capital raising to corporations, partnerships, institutions and governments globally. It acts for clients located throughout the world from its offices in New York, Chicago, Dallas, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Melbourne, San Francisco, São Paulo, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo and Toronto.