When Jane Gladstone of Evercore Partners Inc. first attended the Futures Industry Association annual meeting in Boca Raton in 2002 she was the only investment banker there. To capitalize on the opportunity, she threw a dinner for about 20 people.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recalled Harrison Ford jumping out from behind a big potted plant. He wasn’t playing Han Solo or Indiana Jones, but rather a conservationist handing out a position paper on the oceans.
Evercore Partners Inc., the advisory firm started by former U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman, posted a first-quarter profit that missed analyst estimates as the pace of global deal-making slowed.
Roger Altman , founder of Evercore Partners Inc. and a former deputy treasury secretary, is a leading candidate to replace Lawrence Summers as director of President Barack Obama ’s National Economic Council, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Evercore Partners Inc. , the investment bank led by Roger Altman , is climbing the ranks of Wall Street’s top advisers on mergers and acquisitions after winning roles in some of the year’s biggest deals.
Roger Altman, chairman of Evercore Partners Inc. and a former U.S. deputy treasury secretary, said the U.S. recovery has been “profoundly weak” and may pose a challenge to President Barack Obama’s election campaign.