New York, USA - November 10, 2010, New York, USA - Jefferies, a global securities and investment banking firm, announced the addition of Rob Stewart as a managing director and U.S. head of aerospace and defense investment banking.
Mr. Stewart brings to Jefferies more than 15 years of investment banking experience. He joins the firm from Credit Suisse, where he spent nine years in New York and London, and was most recently a Managing Director and Head of EMEA Aerospace & Defense Investment Banking.
Previously, Mr. Stewart was a Director in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Wachovia Securities. Prior to this Mr. Stewart spent five years at the Pentagon focused on strategic planning in the defense sector. ■