David Trone Joins Greenhill as Director of Investor Relations


New York, September 6, 2016 -- Greenhill & Co., Inc. (NYSE: GHL), a leading independent investment bank, announced today that David Trone has joined the Firm as Director of Investor Relations, based in New York.

Mr. Trone has nearly 20 years of experience as a research analyst focused on financial stocks, including several years in which his coverage list included Greenhill and its closest peers. Most recently he served as Director of Research at MKM Partners, and his earlier experience includes serving as head of research for banks and brokers at Fox-Pitt Kelton, a leading specialist in the financial sector that was later acquired by Macquarie Bank, as well as time at JMP Securities, Prudential Securities and Credit Suisse First Boston.

Scott L. Bok, Chief Executive Officer of Greenhill, said, "We are pleased to recruit someone of David’s experience and expertise as our first dedicated head of investor relations. He knows our Firm and its senior leadership well given his past coverage of our sector, and has a broad network of relationships with our current shareholder group as well as a wide range of prospective investors."

David Trone added, "I am excited to be joining Greenhill to launch a full-time investor relations effort. I have always had the highest respect for the Firm, and I think now is an opportune time to more actively convey its story to the broad universe of relevant investors. I look forward to leading that effort."

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, Singapore, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo and Toronto.