NEW YORK, March 4 (IFR) - Mario Verna joined Guggenheim
Securities this week as a managing director, focusing on CLO
originations with asset managers. He will also advise banks on
managing risks and capital needs connected with their corporate
Verna comes to Guggenheim after 11 years with Deutsche Bank,
where he ran the bank's balance sheet securitization program. He
will report directly to Ron Iervolino, senior MD and head of
fixed income for Guggenheim Securities.
He will be working alongside Cory Wishengrad, who in
November left Barclays - where he was co-head of Americas
securitized products origination - to become senior managing
director in the asset-backed debt group at Guggenheim.
A Guggenheim spokesman said the firm expects to hire more
people for Verna's team in the coming months.