The Seaport Group Announces Senior Hire in High Yield and Leveraged Finance Research

NEW YORK--()--The Seaport Group announced the appointment today of David L. Troyer as Managing Director in High Yield and Leveraged Finance Research.

“David’s eleven year track record as a #1 ranked Institutional Investor analyst gives us the opportunity to offer clients the very best insights as high yield bond issuance and leveraged loans continue their rebound. His knowledge and expertise in the chemicals sector is a timely addition to our sector expertise.”

David (age 46) joins Seaport as a Managing Director with specific sector responsibility for Chemicals and Industrials across the High Yield and Leveraged Finance segments. Ranked #1 by Institutional Investor Magazine for 11 consecutive years, David was previously at Credit Suisse as a Managing Director in Leveraged Finance Research and most recently at Lazard Capital Markets covering Chemicals, Alternative Energy and Industrials.

Previously David held positions at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette as Senior Vice President in High Yield Research in the Global Chemicals sector. David has a Master of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and a Bachelor of Science from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.

David will report to Greg Ransom, Seaport’s Head of Research. Commenting on his appointment Greg Ransom said “David’s eleven year track record as a #1 ranked Institutional Investor analyst gives us the opportunity to offer clients the very best insights as high yield bond issuance and leveraged loans continue their rebound. His knowledge and expertise in the chemicals sector is a timely addition to our sector expertise.”

ABOUT THE SEAPORT GROUP

Founded in 2001, The Seaport Group has grown to approximately 200 professionals covering over a dozen business and product lines. Executing over $40 Billion of average annual credit-related transactions volume in the last three years, the New York based firm has emerged as a leader in global credit markets with one of the largest sales and trading platforms of any boutique investment bank. Our unique model provides clients with access to an integrated firm of experienced market specialists. We help clients manage risk and create value.

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