Donald McGuire will be pulling double duty at ""NewOak"":http://www.newoak.com/ as COO and head of investment banking, the company announced.[IMAGE]
McGuire comes to NewOak with more than 27 years of experience in finance and operations, having worked in the major investment banking, pharmaceutical, and technological industries. Most recently, he served as managing partner of KDM Advisors, working with founders, shareholders, boards, and management teams to develop or restructure their companies.
He has also worked as chairman and CEO of Metastatin Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and was COO and director of Beenz.com.
In his position as COO of the New York-based financial advisory firm, McGuire will oversee day to day internal operations. Meanwhile, he will work to assure the firm's financial services are best-in-class as the head of investment banking.
""Don will play a key role in the governance of our firm,"" said James Frischling, president and co-founder of NewOak. ""His exceptional track record of operations management and business growth in the domestic and international markets is based on his innate ability to motivate and drive others toward success.""
""Executing on our clients' complex solutions in investment banking, credit services, and financial disputes requires a highly-experienced and disciplined team,"" added CEO and co-founder Ron D'Vari. ""Don has the right combination of infrastructure and team building track record to help lead such an effort.""