NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) –BTIG, LLC announced today that Darren Haines, George Brickfield and Michael Miele joined the company as part of BTIG’s fixed income credit group. Based in New York, they will leverage their expertise and extensive network of relationships to help launch BTIG’s credit platform.
Mr. Haines joins BTIG as Managing Director and Co-Head of Fixed Income Credit. He will lead the expansion of the company’s high yield, distressed, leveraged and convertible bond lending capabilities alongside Drew Doscher, Managing Director and Co-Head of Fixed Income Credit. Mr. Haines spent over ten years at Jefferies as a sales manager for domestic convertibles. Earlier in his career, he was managing director in the credit sales group at Miller Tabak Roberts. Mr. Haines began his career with JP Morgan. Mr. Doscher and Mr. Haines report to Anton Le Roy, Head of Fixed Income, Currency and commodities, at BTIG, while Mr. Brickfield and Mr. Miele report to both Mr. Doscher and Mr. Haines.
“We are extremely pleased to join a distinguished team of industry leaders committed to serving institutions at the highest level,” said Darren Haines. “Drew and I are eager to lead the transformation of our fixed income lending capabilities and are committed to creating solutions that resonate with our clients. ”
Drew doscher added, “As we strive to hire a diverse sales force, we are focusing on the most underrated assets in the fixed income market, analysts research. Under our leadership, we plan to attract highly skilled credit analysts ready to advance into productive sales roles. ”
Mr. Brickfield joins BTIG as Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income Credit Strategy, with a focus on distressed debt, trade receivables and private equity. Prior to BTIG, he was Managing Director and responsible for distressed debt research and commercial claims procurement at Jefferies. Earlier in his career, Mr. Brickfield held a similar position at Barclays. He started his career in distressed debt at UBS.
Mr. Miele joins BTIG as a Director in the Fixed Income Credit Group. Prior to BTIG, he was Senior Vice President of Credit Sales at Jefferies for the past ten years, focusing on institutional clients. Earlier in his career, Mr. Miele was an assistant vice president in the high yield and convertible bond trading group at Miller Tabak Roberts.
“BTIG continues to hire top talent across the credit spectrum, drawn to our offering by the strength of our resources and the quality of our client coverage team,” said Anton Le Roy. “With an entrepreneurial culture, we continue to develop our offer to meet the needs of our customers and when we see interesting opportunities in the market. ”
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