Cowen Group has appointed Robert Paglione to the company’s Equity Sales and Trading team. Paglione will serve as the Boston Regional Manager overseeing Boston Equity Sales in partnership with Jimmy Ward.
He will report to Philip Cushman, Cowen’s Head of Equity Sales.
Cushman says: “We are pleased to welcome Bob to Cowen. Bob is a well-recognised, tenured professional whose broad knowledge base across equities enables Cowen to further advance our position regionally in prime brokerage, electronic trading, derivatives, as well as equity research. His relationship base will be invaluable as we look to further grow our market share in equities. Bob's addition reflects Cowen’s continued commitment to providing clients with a world-class equity sales and trading platform.”
Paglione brings 23 years of equities experience. He joins Cowen from Goldman Sachs where he served in a senior institutional sales role. Previously, he was with Credit Suisse’s institutional equity sales team. Before that, Paglione was with Merrill Lynch’s mergers and acquisitions group. Mr. Paglione began his career at First Boston as an analyst with the mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets groups.