Moelis & Company Announces the Appointment of Dennis Cornell as Managing Director in the Private Equity Solutions Group

New York, April 01, 2020

Moelis & Company (NYSE: MC), a leading global independent investment bank, today announced the appointment of Dennis Cornell as Managing Director in the Private Equity Solutions Group which provides seamless industry, product and execution capabilities to financial sponsors and their portfolio companies. Mr. Cornell is based in New York.

With more than 20 years of investment banking experience at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Cornell was most recently Co-Head of Energy Investment Banking in the Americas, previously Head of Middle East North Africa (MENA) Sovereign Wealth Fund and Private Equity Fund Coverage based in Dubai, and held the position of Managing Director in the Financial Sponsors Group for about 10 years. Mr. Cornell began his investment banking career at Merrill Lynch & Co., and has also served as a Lieutenant and Nuclear Engineer in the United States Navy.

Jeff Raich, Co-President of Moelis & Company, said, “Throughout his banking career, Dennis has been a trusted advisor to financial sponsors and corporate clients, particularly in the energy sector, as they evaluated their strategic options. Never has this been more important than in these turbulent times as companies look to navigate this challenging global environment. His experience with financial sponsors, coupled with his international and cross-sector expertise, will provide clients with the immediate balance sheet advice they need while also identifying potential new investments for those companies looking for opportunities.”

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Moelis & Company is a leading global independent investment bank that provides innovative strategic advice and solutions to a diverse client base, including corporations, governments and financial sponsors.  The Firm assists its clients in achieving their strategic goals by offering comprehensive integrated financial advisory services across all major industry sectors.  Moelis & Company’s experienced professionals advise clients on their most critical decisions, including mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations and restructurings, capital markets transactions, and other corporate finance matters.  The Firm serves its clients from 20 geographic locations in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.  For further information, please visit: or follow us on Twitter @Moelis.