Cassel Salpeter & Co., LLC, Names Philip Cassel Associate

MIAMI  April 12, 2012  Cassel Salpeter & Co., a growing independent investment banking firm, recently hired Philip Cassel to its professional staff. Philip will serve as an Associate and will focus on M&A and restructuring assignments.

“Philip’s wide range of expertise is particularly useful at a firm like ours,” saidJames Cassel, the company’s chairman and co-founder. “His background is exactly what we need to help our clients handle complex transactions.”

Philip, a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, previously held the positions of Associate at Rialto Capital Finance Group (a wholly owned subsidiary of public homebuilder Lennar Corporation) and Analyst at Alvarez & Marsal. In addition to his work in restructuring and private equity, Philip has also assisted with cash flow modeling, budget planning, and court filings.

“I am looking forward to working with a growing investment banking firm in Miami, especially one that gives me an opportunity to work alongside my father,” Philip added.

About Cassel Salpeter & Co., LLC
Cassel Salpeter & Co., LLC is a middle market investment bank focused on providing independent and objective advice to middle market and emerging growth companies. Our investment banking and advisory services include broad capabilities for both private and public companies: Mergers and Acquisitions; Restructurings, including 363 Sales and Plans of Reorganization; Equity and Debt Capital Raises; Fairness and Solvency Opinions; Valuations; and Financial and Strategic Advisory.

Our senior partners are personally involved at every stage of all assignments. Our success is based on unbiased advice; understanding each client’s business objectives; providing value added services; and our extensive relationships and expertise. We have forged relationships and executed transactions nationally and internationally.

Headquartered in Miami, Florida, Cassel Salpeter is led by James Cassel and Scott Salpeter. Member FINRA and SIPC.