1. Home
  2. Our Firm
  3. News
  4. Guggenheim Securities Hires Biotech Analyst William Tanner in Expansion of Healthcare Coverage

Our Firm

April 17, 2015

Guggenheim Securities Hires Biotech Analyst William Tanner in Expansion of Healthcare Coverage

NEW YORK – Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, today announced the hiring of William Tanner as a Managing Director and senior biotech research analyst.

Mr. Tanner will start work at Guggenheim in May 2015 in the firm’s New York office.

“Bill brings a wealth of biotech experience, in both investment and academic research, to our experienced and highly acclaimed healthcare team,” said Matthew Johnson, Senior Managing Director and Head of Equities at Guggenheim Securities. “Bill will join a healthcare research team that includes, on the equities side, Tony Butler in biopharmaceuticals and Louise Chen in specialty pharmaceuticals, and, on the government policy side, Rick Weissenstein in healthcare policy analysis in Washington.”

“Bill’s hiring is part of a highly-focused recent expansion of our research capabilities in such key sectors as tech-media-telecom, consumer, energy, and financial services,” said John Hervey, Senior Managing Director and Director of Research at Guggenheim Securities. “The goal is to continue to enhance our ability to help our clients achieve outstanding investment results.”

Mr. Tanner has worked nearly 20 years as a biotech analyst, including senior analyst roles at Leerink Swann and SG Cowen.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a PhD in Physiology, both from Texas A&M University, as well as an MBA from Washington University’s Olin School of Business. Before embarking on his investment research career, Mr. Tanner worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at Monsanto Co. and as an NIH National Research Service Award fellow at Washington University School of Medicine.


About Guggenheim Partners

Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with more than $220 billion in assets under management. Across our three primary businesses of investment management, investment banking, and insurance services, we have a track record of delivering results through innovative solutions. With over 2,500 professionals based in more than 25 offices around the world, our commitment is to advance the strategic interests of our clients and to deliver long-term results with excellence and integrity. We invite you to learn more about our expertise and values by visiting GuggenheimPartners.com and following us on Twitter at twitter.com/guggenheimptnrs.



July 27, 2020

Guggenheim Securities Launches Equity Options Services

NEW YORK, NY – Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, is expanding its product offering to include equity options, providing institutional clients advice and specific ideas on derivative portfolio strategy, risk management, and volatility analysis along with the ability to execute on that advice. Guggenheim Securities will pair option strategies with the deep intellectual capital of its equity research product and best-in-class execution platform.

Read More

July 13, 2020

Guggenheim Securities Hires Matthew Wesley to Expand Private Capital Advisory Business

NEW YORK, NY – Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Matthew Wesley will join the firm as a Managing Director to expand its private capital advisory business and will focus on building out the firm’s secondary advisory capabilities.  Mr. Wesley will commence work at Guggenheim in March 2021.

Read More

July 09, 2020

Guggenheim Securities Hires Laurie Coben to Expand Power and Utilities Investment Banking Practice

NEW YORK, NY – Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Laurie Coben will join the firm as a Senior Managing Director in the Power and Utilities Investment Banking group. Ms. Coben will commence work at Guggenheim this week.

Read More



© 2020 Guggenheim Partners, LLC. All rights reserved. Guggenheim, Guggenheim Partners and Innovative Solutions. Enduring Values. are registered trademarks of Guggenheim Capital, LLC.