NEW YORK – Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Dean Keller will be joining the firm as a Senior Managing Director in the energy and power investment banking group.
“We are looking forward to welcoming Dean to Guggenheim,” said Mark Van Lith, Head of Investment Banking at Guggenheim Securities. “Dean’s experience working across the industry – both as a banker and an operating executive – will enhance our ability to deliver innovative solutions to clients in this important sector. Dean’s collaborative approach with clients and colleagues fits our team-oriented culture.”
Mr. Keller will join Guggenheim Securities from BNP Paribas where he served as a Managing Director leading the power industry mergers and acquisition practice. Prior to joining BNP, he was a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank, Chief Financial Officer for Entergy Corporation’s nuclear business, and the co-head of the Global Power Group at Citigroup in both New York and London. He began his career as a corporate lawyer at Willkie Farr & Gallagher. During his 20 years in the power industry, Mr. Keller has advised a wide range of companies on transactions exceeding $100 billion in aggregate value.
Mr. Keller earned his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Vermont.
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