Guggenheim Securities Hires Diane Rinnovatore to Expand Structured Products Origination

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Diane Rinnovatore will join the firm in January as a Senior Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division’s Structured Products Origination business.

“We are pleased to welcome Diane to Guggenheim," said Mark Van Lith, Co-CEO of Guggenheim Securities. “Guggenheim has established itself as a leader in Structured Products, bringing to market several of the largest and most significant transactions this year and leading the league tables in Non-Traditional / Esoteric ABS.1 We are excited to grow our Structured Products Origination capabilities by adding Diane’s wide-ranging experience advising structured products clients.”

Cory Wishengrad, Head of Structured Products Origination, added, “Diane is an experienced, trusted and well-respected banker in the securitization space. Diane’s deep experience in Consumer ABS and debt capital markets, as well as her strong client relationships with banks, finance companies, marketplace lenders and other market participants, will complement our market-leading Non-Traditional / Esoteric ABS platform. After working together for almost 15 years at Lehman and Barclays, it will be a privilege to have Diane on the team again.”

Ms. Rinnovatore joins Guggenheim Securities from Star Mountain Capital, where she served as Managing Director. Prior to Star Mountain, Diane served as Managing Director and Co-Head of Securitized Products Origination, Americas, at Barclays. She also served as Head of U.S. Bank Debt Capital Markets at Barclays and as Head of Consumer ABS at Lehman Brothers.

Ms. Rinnovatore earned her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Moravian College and Master of Business Administration from Hofstra University.

1. Source: Asset Backed Alert, as of December 1, 2015.

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