Mr. Cushman is Managing Director and Head of Global Equity and Cross-Asset Sales for Cowen. Prior to joining Cowen, Mr. Cushman served as a Managing Director and Head of Global Equity Product Management at Jefferies, as well as a member of Jefferies’ Equity Operating Committee. Prior to joining Jefferies, he served as an Executive Director in Morgan Stanley’s Equity Sales group. Before that he was at WR Hambrecht + Co, where he served as Head of New York Institutional Sales. Mr. Cushman began his career in equity sales at Cowen in the 1990s.
Mr. Cushman holds a degree in History from the University of Colorado.