(LITTLE ROCK, AR: December 5, 2016) – Stephens Inc., an independent, full service financial and investment banking firm, today announced the hiring of Robert Durham as Managing Director and Branch Manager of the Atlanta, Georgia office of Stephens Private Client Group.
With over thirty years of experience in the industry, Robert, as branch manager will be responsible for oversight of the Atlanta office and for the growth initiatives in the market. Prior to joining Stephens, Robert served as Managing Director and Southeast Regional Director for Credit Suisse Private Banking and Wealth Management, based in Atlanta. Previously, he served as Southeast Regional Managing Director for Lehman Brothers Wealth Management unit.
Robert has served on the University of Georgia Alumni Association board and the Sigma Nu Fraternity National Board including a term as Chairman of the Board.
“Since opening Stephens Private Client Group office in Atlanta in 2011, we have continued to see significant growth opportunities in the area,” said Kevin Scanlon, Executive Vice President and Director of Private Client Group. “Under Robert’s direction, Stephens Private Client Group will further and expand our offering to build upon what our experienced team has already accomplished.”
Robert commented, “Stephens’ high-touch approach to working with clients is an important differentiator in an increasingly competitive market. I am thrilled to part of a team whose culture values relationships and understands the importance of a long-term view.”
Robert will be based in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Stephens Inc. is a full service investment banking firm headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas. Since its inception in 1933, privately held Stephens Inc. has served a broad client base which includes corporations, state and local governments, financial institutions, institutional investors and individual investors throughout the United States and overseas. For more information, visit www.stephens.com. Member NYSE, SIPC
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