Guggenheim Securities Hires Lackland Bloom to Expand Energy Practice

NEW YORK, May 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Lackland Bloom will be joining Guggenheim as a Senior Managing Director in the energy investment banking group. Mr. Bloom will focus on advising companies in the oil and gas sector.

Mr. Bloom has over 17 years of investment banking experience. He spent 16 years at J.P.Morgan, serving as Co-Head of J.P.Morgan’s Oil & Gas Investment Banking Group. Mr. Bloom joins Guggenheim from Deutsche Bank Securities, where he served as Managing Director and Head of the Houston Investment Banking Office.

“We are pleased to welcome Lackland to Guggenheim,” said Mark Van Lith, Co-CEO and Head of Investment Banking at Guggenheim Securities. “His strong industry knowledge and deep client relationships in the E&P and oilfield services sectors are an important addition to our rapidly growing energy investment banking practice.”

Mr. Bloom received his M.B.A. from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University as well as his B.A. from Southern Methodist University. He will be based in Guggenheim’s Houston 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 are as of 12.31.2016 and include consulting services for clients whose assets are valued at approximately $63bn.

Media Contact Ellen Cunningham Guggenheim Partners 212.518.9578

Source: Guggenheim Investments