Jefferies & Co. hires Gorelik, Sullivan


NEW YORK -- Investment bank Jefferies & Co. has hired Matthew Gorelik and John Sullivan as managing directors in its Private Client Services group in Los Angeles and San Francisco, respectively. The two wealth managers, who have worked with studio heads and other key entertainment industry players, will be charged with helping to build the bank's West Coast client base.

"The addition of Matt Gorelik and John Sullivan demonstrates Jefferies' strong commitment to providing corporate and executive services and wealth management to corporations, their executives and high net worth individuals and families in the Western United States," said Charles Baber, head of private client services at Jefferies.

Gorelik has 14 years of experience as a financial adviser, most recently as a senior vp and portfolio manager in the wealth management group at Citigroup Smith Barney.

Sullivan has 29 years experience in the investment business, most recently as a director at Credit Suisse Private Banking USA.

Jefferies Private Client Services has a team of more than 60 professionals in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Stamford, Conn.