Gene Bitonti is a Managing Director, Mergers and Acquisitions at Cowen. Previously at Quarton, Mr. Bitonti has over 15 years of investment banking experience representing clients in a variety of transaction types including sell side M&A, acquisitions, private placements of senior and subordinated debt, as well as restructuring, bankruptcy and fairness opinions. His transaction experience includes privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as private equity firms in both domestic and cross-border transactions in a variety of industry sectors including automotive, aerospace and defense, distribution, business services, industrial manufacturing and information technology.
Prior to Quarton, Mr. Bitonti has held roles as an investment banker with KPMG Corporate Finance, P&M Corporate Finance and Stout Risius Ross. He began his career at Plante & Moran providing accounting and financial advisory services to clients.
Mr. Bitonti has a BA. in Accounting and an MBA from Michigan State University.