Managing Director and Head, Human Resources

Jane Gerhard serves as Managing Director and Head of Human Resources at Cowen.  Ms. Gerhard was promoted to her current position following the 2009 merger between Cowen and Ramius.

Prior to joining Ramius in 2004, Ms. Gerhard was Director of Human Resources at FutureBrand, a brand consulting firm owned by Interpublic Group.  She has spent the largest part of her career in senior human resources positions at BMO/Harris Nesbitt, Daiwa Bank and Lloyds Bank.

Ms. Gerhard has a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from Stockton University and is a board member of Msterio, a 501(c)(3) organization that connects children globally through the act of giving.


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