Cowen Further Strengthens Firm’s Leadership in Cannabis Sector
"Cowen was one of the first investment banks to identify the cannabis sector as a strategic growth area. In the last several years, we have built an industry-leading and holistic cannabis practice, with the best research, equity and debt capital markets, and advisory talent in the industry. Dan and Townsend are great additions to our team, bringing significant domain knowledge, transaction experience and industry relationships, which will directly benefit our clients," said
Mr. Lemone added, “Cowen was, and continues to be, a pioneer in the cannabis sector. From the start, we have taken a deliberate approach to building a comprehensive suite of services to best address the needs of our clients. Dan and Townsend’s successful track records will be critical to Cowen’s continued leadership, serving both the fast-growing medical and recreational cannabis sectors.”
At Cowen, Mr. Schnurman’s focus is on advising medical cannabis clients as well as those interested in investing in, or expanding into, the global medical cannabis industry. He has over 20 years of banking experience, most recently at
Mr. Ziebold’s focus is on the Company’s M&A effort for cannabis, as well as on beverages (alcohol and non-alcohol). He has over 30 years of experience in investment banking, most recently at
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Cowen Inc. (“Cowen” or the “Company”) is a diversified financial services firm that operates through two business segments: a broker dealer and an investment management division. The Company’s broker dealer division offers investment banking services, equity and credit research, sales and trading, prime brokerage, global clearing and commission management services. Cowen’s investment management segment offers actively managed alternative investment products. Cowen Inc. focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to our clients in order to help them outperform. Founded in 1918, the firm is headquartered in New York and has offices worldwide. Learn more at Cowen.com.
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