Veteran Banker Rockers Joins D.A. Davidson & Co. Investment Banking Team
Firm Expands Energy Practice in Denver
D.A. Davidson & Co., a full-service national investment banking firm,
announced today that it has hired Chris Rockers to join its growing
investment banking team as managing director in the firm’s energy
“The advisory track record and strong relationships Chris has make him a
stellar addition to our team,” said Monte Giese, co-head of investment
banking at D.A. Davidson. “He adds specialized expertise in the energy
space having worked in the industry for over a decade.”
Rockers joins D.A. Davidson in Denver with over 15 years of experience
in investment banking and private equity, principally in the oil and gas
and energy sectors. His experience includes co-founder of ESC Solutions,
where he directed mergers and acquisitions for oilfield services
companies. He began his career in energy at Cornerstone Holdings, where
he led a multi-company roll-up acquisition strategy to create Magna
Energy Services. Previously, he worked on financing and M&A advisory
with a variety of firms, including Alpina Capital, FTI Consulting and
Falkenberg Capital. Rockers earned his bachelor’s degree from Colorado
State University, his MBA from the University of Denver, and holds the
Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
About D.A. Davidson & Co.
D.A. Davidson & Co. is a full-service investment firm with operations
throughout the country. D.A. Davidson’s Equity Capital Markets Group
provides capital markets services and products that include investment
institutional sales, trading, research
services. The firm’s industry-driven research teams offer
award-winning research and are supported by a dedicated group of sales
and trading professionals. D.A. Davidson’s investment banking team
underwrites public offerings, serves as a placement agent for private
financings, and advises companies on mergers and acquisitions.
D.A. Davidson & Co. is one of four firms within D.A.
Davidson Companies, an employee-owned financial services company
that is celebrating its 80th year in business. With over
1,300 employees working in 24 states, D.A. Davidson Companies is
responsible for more than $45.1 billion in client assets under
management and administration.
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(September 28, 2015 - 7:25 PM EDT)
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