By Nicola Leske and Nadia Damouni
March 4 Guggenheim Securities LLC has hired a
technology banker at Evercore Partners Inc to be a
senior managing director, the boutique bank said on Tuesday.
Eric Mandl will join the firm in a New York-based position
and advise technology companies, Guggenheim Securities said.
He took the new position on Tuesday and reports to Mark Van
Lith, head of investment banking, a Guggenheim spokesman said.
Before joining Evercore's technology, media and telecom
group in March 2011, Mandl was global head of software and
enterprise banking at UBS AG.
Mandl has advised on transactions such as Whiptail Inc's
sale to Cisco Systems Inc and Tier3 on its sale to
He was instrumental in advising Dell Inc on its
nearly $1 billion acquisition of Compellent Technologies. He was
also IBM's banker in its $1.7 billion deal with data
analytics company Netezza Corp.