Chicago, Illinois, May 7, 2018 — XMS Capital Partners, LLC (“XMS”), a global, independent financial services firm focused on providing investment banking, asset management and merchant banking services to clients, has announced the hiring of Francis J. Oelerich III as Managing Director in its Chicago office. Mr. Oelerich’s investment banking experience and skills will augment XMS’ core mission of delivering objective, value added advice and custom tailored solutions to help clients achieve their strategic goals.
“Frank brings to XMS a long and distinguished career in investment banking with a proven track record of building and managing relationships with public and private companies across North America. He has incredible transaction experience and a wealth of corporate relationships that he believes he can best serve as part of the XMS team. We have known Frank for over 25 years and are thrilled to have him join our team,” said Ted Brombach and John “Yogi” Spence, Co-Founding Partners of XMS.
“I am excited to join an exceptional, entrepreneurial firm like XMS where there is great momentum and energy. My belief is that XMS is an ideal platform for me. It enables me to resume working with colleagues who I have known and respected since we worked together at Morgan Stanley. I am excited to be part of a team that is focused primarily on helping its clients achieve their M&A objectives and I am confident that at XMS, I will able to serve my clients quite effectively” added Mr. Oelerich.
Prior to joining XMS, Mr. Oelerich was Managing Director and Head of Midwest Mergers & Acquisitions for Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. He has spent over 35 years in investment banking, with Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank. Importantly, Frank ran M&A in the Midwest for both Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank. Over that time, he has executed scores of M&A transactions with an aggregate value approaching a quarter of a trillion dollars. Mr. Oelerich earned an MBA from the Harvard Business School where he was a Baker Scholar and a Loeb Rhoades fellow, and a BBA in Finance and Business Economics, magna cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame.
About XMS Capital Partners
XMS Capital Partners, established in 2006, is a global, independent financial services firm providing investment banking, asset management and merchant banking services to clients. It has offices in Chicago, London and Dublin.
XMS provides Involvement BankingTM, which goes beyond transaction oriented investment banking and focuses on delivering objective, value added advice and custom tailored solutions to help clients achieve their strategic goals. It consistently creates value for its clients by giving them access to comprehensive, independent M&A, strategic advisory, financial restructuring, capital structure advisory and private capital advisory expertise.
XMS Capital Partners, LLC is a FINRA member and SIPC member. For more information, please visit www.xmscapital.com.
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