Cowen’s Investment Banking Group Announces Technology Veteran as Strategic Advisor
Joseph Bronson Will Leverage 30 Years of Industry Leadership to
Expand Cowen’s Technology Practice
appointment of technology veteran,
to Cowen and Company’s investment banking division. In this role, Mr.
Bronson will work closely with Cowen’s investment banking team to
broaden client relationships and provide senior level advice to the firm
Mr. Bronson joins Cowen following more than 30 years of operational and
advisory experience in the technology industry. He has held senior
management roles at some of the largest publicly-traded semiconductor
to the global semiconductor industry, and
manufacturing services provider. His distinguished career also includes
senior management and board positions with several other public and
privately-held companies within the technology, materials and
engineering industries as well as advisory roles with numerous
technology companies on matters related to finance and operations.
accomplished and well-respected industry veteran who brings deep domain
knowledge and extensive long-term relationships to our technology
practice. His deep roots in technology will be a valuable resource to
the firm as well as current and prospective clients. We welcome Joe to
Mr. Bronson added, “This is a great opportunity to be a part of Cowen, a
firm that has been a leading voice in technology for half a century.
This is an ideal platform to apply my knowledge and insights within the
technology sector. I’m excited to work with this team of professionals
who are committed to providing clients with world-class insights, advice
and execution services.”
Mr. Bronson is a founding principal of
business consulting firm that provides financial and operational advice.
From 2009-2010, Mr. Bronson was Chief Executive Officer of
Valley Technology Corporation
services to the semiconductor and solar industries.
Mr. Bronson served as President and Chief Operating Officer of
from 2007-2008. From 2004 through 2007, Mr. Bronson was President and
Co-Chief Executive Officer of
advanced semiconductor wafer probe cards. Previously, Mr. Bronson was
Officer for six years of those years after holding a variety of senior
level operations management roles.
Mr. Bronson currently sits on the board of directors of Maxim
Mr. Bronson holds a BS in Accounting from
MBA in Financial Management from
with its consolidated subsidiaries, provides alternative asset
management, investment banking, research, and sales and trading services
through its two business segments: Ramius and its affiliates make up the
Company’s alternative investment segment, while
its affiliates make up the Company’s broker-dealer segment. Ramius
provides alternative asset management solutions to a global client base
and manages a significant portion of Cowen’s proprietary capital.
for growth-oriented companies, domain knowledge-driven research and a
sales and trading platform for institutional investors. Founded in 1918,
the firm is headquartered in
financial centers around the world.
Sard Verbinnen & Co