Guggenheim Securities Hires Kyle Jones Baker to Expand Power, Energy and Renewables Investment Banking Practice

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Kyle Jones Baker has joined the firm as a Managing Director in the Power, Energy and Renewables investment banking group.

“We are pleased to welcome Kyle to Guggenheim," said Mark Van Lith, Co-CEO and Head of Investment Banking at Guggenheim Securities. “Kyle’s extensive relationships and deep understanding of energy technology and services will enhance our ability to deliver innovative ideas to clients in this important sector.”

Ms. Baker began her career at Morgan Stanley, where she was one of the founding members of the firm’s European clean-tech and renewable energy investment banking team. She was most recently at a specialized investment banking firm where she covered smart grid, energy efficiency and energy services clients.

Ms. Baker earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Michigan and a Master of Environmental Management degree and a Master of Business Administration from Yale University.

Ms. Baker will be based in Guggenheim’s San Francisco office.

About Guggenheim Partners

Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with more than $240 billion in assets under management.* Across our three primary businesses of investment management, investment banking, and insurance services, we have a track record of delivering results through innovative solutions. With 2,500 professionals based in more than 25 offices around the world, our commitment is to advance the strategic interests of our clients and to deliver long-term results with excellence and integrity. We invite you to learn more about our expertise and values by following us on Twitter at twitter.com/guggenheimptnrs.

* Assets under management as of 9/30/2015 and include consulting services for clients whose assets are valued at approximately $48 billion.

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Source:Guggenheim Securities