Joe Lavely is a Managing Director, Mergers and Acquisitions at Cowen. Previously at Quarton, Mr. Lavely has over 20 years of investment banking experience. Prior to Quarton, Mr. Lavely worked at Greene Holcomb Fisher (“GHF”) where he was the firm’s first employee. During his tenure at GHF, Mr. Lavely was a member of the team responsible for growing the firm to four locations and over 35 bankers. Mr. Lavely was also responsible for deal sourcing and deal execution and led GHF’s private equity coverage effort for six years. Prior to GHF, Mr. Lavely worked at Piper Jaffray for three years.
Mr. Lavely has a BS in Business Administration from the University of Kansas.