Chris Weekes is a Managing Director in Cowen’s Capital Markets Group. He joined Cowen in 2013 as part of the acquisition of Dahlman Rose. Mr. Weekes focuses on the origination and execution of public and private equity financings across a variety of industry sectors. Additionally, Mr. Weekes is Head of Cowen’s International Markets Group. Here, he focuses on the origination and execution of cross-border public and private equity financings for foreign issuers.
Prior to Cowen, Mr. Weekes was a Managing Director in the equities group at Madison Williams & Co, a boutique investment bank. Before joining Madison Williams, Mr. Weekes was a Director in the equity sales and trading group at CIBC World Markets before being acquired by Oppenheimer & Co. in 2006.
He started his career at LaBranche and Company in 2000. Mr. Weekes received his BA in economics from New School University in New York.