Guggenheim Securities Hires Jon Huerta to Expand Industrials Practice

NEW YORK, March 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Jon Huerta will join the firm as a Senior Managing Director in the Industrials investment banking group. Mr. Huerta will focus on the aerospace, defense, and government services sectors and commence work at Guggenheim in March.

“We are pleased to welcome Jon to Guggenheim,” said Mark Van Lith, Co-CEO and Head of Investment Banking at Guggenheim Securities. “Jon leads with ideas, in particular with respect to technology-induced changes across the aerospace, defense, and government services sectors. Jon is a trusted advisor to his clients and is dedicated to creating long-term relationships. His presence will have an immediate impact on our industrials franchise.”

Mr. Huerta joins Guggenheim from RBC Capital Markets, where he most recently served as a Managing Director and Head of the Aerospace, Defense, and Government Services investment banking group. Prior to joining RBC, Mr. Huerta spent nine years covering the aerospace and defense sectors at Bank of America and Bear Stearns.

Mr. Huerta received his BA from Colby College and his MBA from the Stern School of Business. He will be based in Guggenheim’s New York office.

About Guggenheim Partners

Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with more than $260 billion1 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 more than 2,300 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 visiting and following us on Twitter at

1 Assets under management as of 12/31/2016 and include consulting services for clients whose assets are valued at approximately $63 billion.

Media Contact Ellen Cunningham Guggenheim Partners 212.518.9578

Source:Guggenheim Securities