Senior Team

Senior Team

Jeffrey Raich
Co-Founder & Co-President
Los Angeles

T: +1 310 443 2345

Jeff Raich is Co-President and a Co-Founder at Moelis & Company. He was instrumental in establishing the Firm’s M&A franchise, including building out the M&A platform. Under his leadership as Head of M&A, the Firm grew to become a global leader in M&A advisory. Jeff has over 30 years of investment banking experience specializing in M&A transactions where he has advised on over 200 transactions across a broad spectrum of industries.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Jeff was the Joint Global Head of M&A at UBS Investment Bank, where he established UBS’s Exclusive Sales and Divestitures Group. While at UBS, he was a member of the UBS Investment Bank Board, the UBS Global Management Committee and the Investment Banking Department Americas Executive Committee and was Co-Head of Investment Banking Los Angeles. Before UBS, Jeff was a Managing Director and Head of West Coast Mergers and Acquisitions at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Jeff began his investment banking at PaineWebber.

Jeff holds a B.S. with Distinction in Commerce from The McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia (Beta Gamma Sigma). He is a member of the McIntire School of Commerce Advisory Board at the University of Virginia, a Board Member of the UCLA Health System and Co-Chair of the Lung Health Advisory Board at UCLA. Jeff also serves on The Posse Foundation National Board of Directors and the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research (FSR) Board of Directors.

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Swati Rao
Managing Director
San Francisco

T: +1 415 870 2810

Swati Rao is Managing Director at Moelis & Company where she specializes in advising clients in the healthcare sector. Swati has almost 15 years of investment banking and corporate finance experience with extensive expertise advising on domestic and cross-border M&A as well as capital markets healthcare transactions across the biotechnology, specialty pharma and generics sectors.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Swati was on the European corporate finance team at GE Capital and the European M&A team at Lehman Brothers. Swati holds a B.C. with joint Honors in Economics and Finance from McGill University.

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Paul Rathborne
Managing Director - Moelis Australia
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5511

Paul Rathborne is a Managing Director at Moelis Australia, where he specializes in advising clients on M&A, restructuring and equity/debt capital markets transactions across a variety of industries. Mr. Rathborne has over 10 years of investment banking experience and, prior to joining Moelis & Company in 2009, was at JP Morgan in the real estate investment banking division.

Mr. Rathborne holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction from the University of New South Wales.

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Rodney Reid
Managing Director & Global Head of Private Funds Advisory
New York

T: +1 212 880 7309

Rodney Reid is a Managing Director and the Global Head of the Private Funds Advisory Group at Moelis & Company. Rodney has over 20 years of experience in capital raising, secondary market and other independent advisory services.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Rodney was a Senior Managing Director in the Private Capital Advisory team at Evercore in New York. Before joining Evercore, he was the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) Head of Secondary Advisory at UBS in London.

Rodney holds a B.B.A from the University of Georgia and an M.B.A from Harvard Business School.

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Benoit Renon
Managing Director
London

T: +44 207 634 3580

Benoit Renon is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company where he advises a broad range of clients across the consumer sector. Benoit has over 30 years of investment banking experience with expertise in advisory and capital markets transactions covering food, beverage, tobacco and home and personal care companies across Europe.

Benoit was previously a Managing Director and Head of European Consumer Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley in London. Prior to that, he worked at Morgan Stanley and Lazard in Paris.

Benoit graduated from the ESSEC Business School. Before starting a career in investment banking, he spent two years as a bridge officer in the French Navy.

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Mark Renton
Managing Director
New York

T: +1 212 883-3805

Mark Renton is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company where he specializes in providing financial and strategic advice to oil and gas clients. Mark has more than 35 years of investment banking experience advising energy companies, particularly in the upstream and oilfield services sectors.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mark was a Managing Director of the Energy Group at Lazard and Vice Chairman of the Global Energy Group at Citigroup Global Markets. He also served as Head of Investment Banking for Asia-Pacific and Co-Head of the Public Sector Group at Citigroup.

Mark holds a B.A. and M.A. in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Christ Church at Oxford University and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Tarik Rguem
Managing Director
San Francisco

T: +1 415 870 2820

Tarik Rguem is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company where he focuses on advising clients in the financial sponsors, consumer, retail and restaurants sectors. Mr. Rguem has over 13 years of investment banking experience. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Rguem was an Executive Director at UBS Investment Bank in the Financial Sponsors and Leveraged Finance Group. Mr. Rguem was also previously an Associate at Houlihan Lokey, and prior to his investment banking career was a Brand Manager at Procter & Gamble.

Mr. Rguem graduated magna cum laude with a B.Comm (Honors) in Finance from the University of Ottawa and holds an M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, where he is a member of the Anderson Honor Society.

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Colin Richardson
Managing Director - Moelis Australia
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5531

Colin Richardson is a Managing Director at Moelis Australia. Mr. Richardson has over two decades of investment banking experience advising clients on mergers and acquisitions and strategic advisory transactions across a variety of industries. Mr. Richardson was most recently a Managing Director at Rothschild and was previously a Managing Director and Head of M&A for Australia and New Zealand at Citigroup and a Managing Director in M&A at Deutsche Bank. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Richardson worked at SG Hambros, formerly known as Hambros Bank, in Australia and the UK.

Mr. Richardson holds a B.A. from Hull University.

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Janna Robertson
Chief Operating Officer - Moelis Australia
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5552

Janna Robertson is the Chief Operating Officer of Moelis Australia. She has over 20 years’ experience in financial services and has held roles at Deloitte and KordaMentha where she was focused on advising clients in relation to financial and operational restructuring and transformation, and performance improvement.

Janna is an alumnus of the University of Technology Sydney, a chartered accountant and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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Anthony Rokovich
Managing Director
New York

T: +1 212 883 4554

Anthony Rokovich is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company where he specializes in advising clients in the real estate, lodging and leisure sector. He has over 20 years of investment banking experience working on strategic and financing transactions.

Prior to Moelis & Company, Anthony was a Managing Director in the Real Estate, Lodging & Leisure Group at UBS. He previously worked in Real Estate Investment Banking at Merrill Lynch. Anthony holds a B.A. from the University of Vermont and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.

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Eric Roles
Managing Director - Moelis Australia
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5435

Eric is responsible for Moelis Australia’s ECM Syndication efforts. He ensures the successful execution and placement of the firm’s IPO’s, placements and other market related transactions.

Eric has been in the role for 1 year. Prior to joining Moelis Australia, Eric worked at Macquarie for close to 12 years. His most recent position was Small & Emerging Co Sales, Origination & Corporate Broking where he liaised extensively with institutions and management teams of smaller cap Australian corporates.

Prior to this role Eric worked in New York where he held various positions in Macquarie’s equity sales distribution efforts into North America, culminating in his role as Head of International Sales.

Before joining Macquarie, he headed Deutsche Bank’s Australian Equity Sales desk in NY and prior to that he was employed in various equity sales capacities for Credit Suisse across Sydney, New York and London where he headed that firm’s Australian Equity sales roles in the UK & Europe.

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Alexander S. Rubin
Managing Director
New York

T: +1 212 883 4545

Alex Rubin is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company where he focuses on advising clients in the real estate sector. Alex has over 30 years of experience advising public and private commercial real estate clients on a wide range of strategic and corporate finance matters including mergers, acquisitions and dispositions as well as debt, equity and recapitalization transactions.

Before joining Moelis & Company, Alex served as a Managing Director in the Global Real Estate Investment Banking Department at Citigroup. Previously, he was Managing Director and Co-Head of European Real Estate Investment Banking at UBS in London. Alex started his career at Merrill Lynch.

Alex holds a B.A. from Cornell University, where he serves on the College of Arts & Sciences Advisory Council, the Cornell Real Estate Council and the Cornell Lacrosse Association. His professional affiliations include the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Real Estate Roundtable.

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Jane Sadowsky
Senior Advisor
New York

T: +1 212 883 8342

Jane Sadowsky is a Senior Advisor in Human Capital Management at Moelis & Company. Jane advises the Firm on talent initiatives, including coaching, training and mentoring for women and other underrepresented groups. She has over 25 years of experience in the finance industry and most recently worked as a leadership coach to C-suite and partner level professional services executives. Jane has advised a number of professional services firms on talent matters and has developed training and mentoring programs for their employees and women professionals in particular.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Jane was a Senior Managing Director at Evercore Partners where she led the firm’s Power and Utilities M&A practice. She also founded Gardener Advisory LLC, which advises public and private companies and governments on electricity and power-related matters.

Jane holds a B.A. in East Asian Studies and International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.B.A from The Wharton School and a Certificate in Leadership Coaching from Columbia University. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of two publicly listed global mining companies, Nexa Resources and Yamana Gold.

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Anton Sahazizian
Managing Director & Global Head of Mergers & Acquisitions
New York

T: +1 212 883 3660

Anton Sahazizian is a Managing Director and Global Head of Mergers & Acquisitions at Moelis & Company. Anton has over 25 years of investment banking experience with expertise in origination and execution of M&A transactions for some of the largest global industrials companies in the chemicals, capital goods, paper, packaging, forest products and energy sectors.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Anton was a Managing Director in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at UBS Investment Bank in New York. He started his investment banking career in the Los Angeles office of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and was one of the founders of UBS’ Los Angeles office and their Exclusive Sales and Divestitures Group. Prior to investment banking, Anton was a securities lawyer with McMillan Binch and Goodman and Carr in Canada.

Anton holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Western Ontario and graduated from Queen’s University Law School in Kingston, Ontario. He received an M.B.A. from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

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Jório Salgado-Gama
Managing Director
São Paulo

T: +55 11 3279 9020

Jório Salgado-Gama is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company where he specializes in advising clients on a variety of strategic transactions across the healthcare, infrastructure and logistics, industrials, oil and gas, chemicals and financial services sectors. He has over 25 years of investment banking experience with expertise in M&A, restructurings and capital markets transactions.

Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Jório was a Senior Partner and Head of Mergers & Acquisitions at BR Partners. Before that, he worked at Citigroup in Brazil and New York. Jório holds a B.A. from Harvard University.