Senior Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team

Roger Wood
Managing Director
Boston

T: +1 617-341-7103

Roger Wood is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company. Mr. Wood has 30 years of investment banking experience, during which he advised some of the largest global power and infrastructure companies on critical strategic transactions both in the United States and internationally. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Wood was Head of North American Utilities and Infrastructure and Global Co-Head of both Utilities and Infrastructure at Rothschild. Before this, he was a Managing Director in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group at Citigroup and previously worked in Energy Investment Banking at JP Morgan in New York and London. Mr. Wood began his career as a member of JP Morgan’s Mergers and Acquisitions Group in London.

Mr. Wood holds a B.A. in Modern History from University College, Oxford.

Senior Leadership Team

Chris Wyke
Joint-CEO - Moelis Australia
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5588

Chris Wyke is a Managing Director at Moelis Australia. Mr. Wyke has extensive restructuring, M&A and equity and debt capital markets experience. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Wyke worked in investment banking for JP Morgan and UBS in London, Singapore and Sydney where he originated and executed a wide range of domestic and international transactions.

Mr. Wyke holds a Bachelor of Economics with Honours from University College London.

Senior Leadership Team

Shlomo Yanai
Senior Advisor
New York

T: +1 212 883 3800

Shlomo Yanai is a Senior Advisor at Moelis & Company. Mr. Yanai most recently served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd from 2007 to 2012. Prior to Teva, he served four years as the Chief Executive Officer and President of ADAMA Agricultural Solutions Ltd. During his nearly 15 years as a corporate executive, Mr. Yanai has successfully completed over 20 acquisitions and integrations. Mr. Yanai currently holds board positions at a number of companies and organizations including his role as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and member of the Governance and Compensation Committees at Cambrex, Director of Perrigo Public Limited Company, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Protalix BioTherapeutics.

Mr. Yanai holds a B.A. degree in Political Science and Economics from Tel Aviv University and an M.P.A in National Resources Management from the George Washington University. He is also a graduate of the Advanced Management Program of Harvard Business School and U.S. National War College (NDU).

Senior Leadership Team

Tommaso Zanobini
Managing Director
New York

T: +1 212 883 4021

Tommaso Zanobini is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company, where he specializes in advising clients in the FinTech sector. Mr. Zanobini has over 25 years of investment banking experience, primarily in the technology investment banking space. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Zanobini worked at Deutsche Bank where he was the Global Head of FinTech Investment Banking. Prior to Deutsche Bank, he was the Global Head of FinTech & Services Investment Banking at Jefferies. Mr. Zanobini spent the first 20 years of his banking career at Lehman Brothers and Barclays where he held roles including Global Head of Technology Services Investment Banking and Head of East Coast Technology Investment Banking.

Mr. Zanobini holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Florence and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

Senior Leadership Team

Xiuping Zhang
Managing Director
Hong Kong

T: +852 3180 1086

Xiuping Zhang is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company.  Ms. Zhang has over 19 years of investment banking experience and was most recently Managing Director and Head of Asia M&A at Merrill Lynch. Previously, she was Managing Director and Head of China M&A at Deutsche Bank. She started her banking career with JP Morgan in New York in 1997. Ms. Zhang has extensive experience advising Asian, European and American clients on cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions.

Ms. Zhang holds a B.S. from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and an M.B.A. from Rollins College.

Senior Leadership Team

Elan Zivotofsky
Managing Director
Israel

T: +972-54-476-0244

Elan Zivotofsky is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company, where he specializes in providing financial and strategic advice to technology clients. Mr. Zivotofsky has over 20 years of experience raising capital for and investing in Israeli companies. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Zivotofsky served as Managing Director at Ibex Investors, where he led the funds’ growth stage venture investments in Israel. Prior to Ibex Investors, he was a Founding Partner at OurCrowd, a Jerusalem-based investment platform. Prior to that, he was Head of Technology investment banking at Lehman Brothers in Israel, and has held roles as a portfolio manager and top-ranked Israeli technology research analyst at Goldman Sachs. He began his career at Morgan Stanley in New York.

Mr. Zivotofsky holds a B.A. in History from the University of Pennsylvania.