Contact Peter Bang
GCA Advisors, LLC
640 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10019
United States of America
T: +1 (212) 999-7090
Peter Bang is a Managing Director at GCA and the Global Head of the Financial Institutions Group. Peter has 20 years of experience covering financial services firms as an investment banker and strategy consultant. He joined GCA from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (“KBW”), where he worked for 11 years, leading their efforts in the Diversified Financials and Insurance sectors. Throughout his career, Peter has advised on more than $90 billion of transactions, including merger and acquisition advisory and debt, mezzanine and equity capital raising services for his financial institutions clients, as well as advisory services for regulatory bodies, creditor committees and other related parties.
During his last four years at KBW within the Diversified Finance Group, Peter headed the firm’s efforts across several sub-sectors, including broker/dealers, market structure firms, trust and custody banks, alternative asset managers and financial technology firms. Peter was also selected to lead KBW’s interactions with financial sponsors through the firm’s Financial Sponsors Advisory Group. Previously, as Managing Director within KBW’s Insurance Group, Peter advised on behalf of traditional and alternative asset managers, insurance brokers, non-risk-bearing technology and service companies, life/health, specialty and property/casualty insurers.
Prior to joining KBW in 2003, Peter worked at Fox-Pitt, Kelton and Lazard Frères & Co., where he advised on merger and acquisition transactions, principally in the securities brokerage, market structure and asset management sectors. Peter earned his B.A. from Amherst College and his M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.