Laurie Coben joins Evercore as senior managing director
Ms. Coben will lead Evercore's efforts in the Power and Utilities sector in New York. Ms. Coben was most recently a Managing Director and the Global Co-Head of the Energy & Power Investment Banking Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
With over 30 years of investment banking experience and 21 years focused on the Power sector, she has advised clients on a number of notable strategic transactions, including advising PPL on its acquisitions of E.On's US business, AES on its acquisition of DPL, and Duke Energy on the acquisition of Progress Energy.
She also advised Cinergy on its merger with Duke Energy and the combined company on the spinoff of Spectra Energy. ■