Managing Director, Global Head of M&A, Jefferies
John Huwiler is global head of mergers and acquisitions at Jefferies, where he has been since 2006. Mr. Huwiler serves as chairman of Jefferies' M&A review committee and formerly served as chairman of Jefferies' fairness opinion committee from 2006 to 2014. He has over 30 years of experience in investment banking and has completed transactions involving many high-profile companies including Aston Martin, AT&T, Cash America, Jostens, Kinder Morgan, Plains GP, Sepracor and Steiner Leisure. Prior to joining Jefferies, Mr. Huwiler was a senior managing director and co-head of mergers and acquisitions at Gleacher Partners for 11 years, and before that he spent six years at Dillon, Read & Co. Mr. Huwiler has an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth, where he was an Edward Tuck Scholar, and a BA from Williams College.