Seaport Global Securities LLC (Seaport Global), a full-service investment bank, announced that it has strengthened its Equity team with the addition of four Managing Directors in the New York office; Eric Dusansky, Jacob Levine, Michael Cline and Mark Weintraub. Michael Meyer, Head of Global Sales and Trading, said, Our content expertise is allowing us to grow becoming ever more relevant in a fast changing Equities landscape. Seaport Globals Equity desk now provides clients with significantly expanded resources, we look forward to continuing to develop quality content as we create value in our role as a vital business partner.
Joining Seaport Globals Equity team are:
Eric Dusansky, Managing Director, Head of New York Equity Sales
Eric Dusansky brings more than 20 years of experience leading and building value add businesses. He spent ten years in New York and in London as a key architect behind the buildout and growth of Sterne Agee & Leach where he covered a variety of accounts and developed a Research Sales and Equity Research Team. Eric began his career at Lehman Brothers. At Seaport Global, Eric will be responsible for expanding sales coverage in New York. Eric is a graduate of Wesleyan University and holds a MBA from Yale University.
Jacob Levine, Managing Director, Head of Equity Product and Client Strategy
Jacob Levine brings 15 years of experience from both sides of the business; he ran product management at Oppenheimer and Jefferies and worked at Magnetar Capital. Most recently, he came from Cantor Fitzgerald where he was the Head of Client Relationship Management. His efforts at Seaport Global will be aimed at curating value added content to further highlight the firms differentiated expertise. Jacob is a graduate of Indiana Universitys Kelleys School of Business.
Michael Cline, Managing Director, Research Sales
Michael Cline brings more than 20 years of experience to Seaport Global. His career includes leadership positions at Macquarie, Sterne Agee, UBS and Bear Stearns. More than eight years of his professional expertise was devoted to the buildout and growth of Sterne Agee & Leach. Michael holds a bachelors degree from Southern Connecticut State University.
Mark Weintraub, CFA, Managing Director, Senior Equity Research Analyst
Mark Weintraub, an industry veteran, is an esteemed Senior Research Analyst covering Paper & Forest Products, and Homebuilders. Most recently, Mark was a Senior Analyst at Buckingham Research where he spent 15 years strengthening the firms franchise as a top rated Analyst. He spent the prior seven years as a Senior Analyst at Goldman Sachs. Mark is a graduate of Princeton University.
In addition, Greg Ransom has been appointed the firms Head of Global Research:
Greg Ransom, Head of Global Research
Greg Ransom has become the firms Head of Global Research. In his new role, Greg will report directly to Michael Meyer, the firms Head of Global Sales and Trading. He will continue work closely with Justin Cable, Director of Equity Research along with our partners in Sales and Trading to more fully integrate research into our broader equities platform. Greg has run Fixed Income Research for Seaport Global since 2009 and his previous positions include Head of Equity Research and High Grade Corporate Bond Research at Bank of America. Greg holds a B.S. in Business Management from Boston University, an MBA from Rice University and the CFA designation.
Greg Ransom said, Providing our clients with the best research and analytics is our priority. The addition of industry veterans to Seaport Globals Equity business very much strengthens our position, preparing the firm and our clients for the opportunities of each trading day.
About Seaport Global Securities
Seaport Global Securities LLC is a full-service investment bank that offers investment banking, capital markets, financial advisory, sales, trading and research services. Headquartered in New York with offices across the US and in Europe, Seaport Global pairs its extensive knowledge and relationships in the Energy, Industrials, Materials, Transportation and Healthcare industries, with a large platform of equity and fixed income sales, trading and research. The firms forward-thinking practitioners, backed by decades of experience, focus on meeting clients goals in all business and economic cycles. Visit www.seaportglobal.com to learn more.