Mesirow Financial Holdings, an independent, employee-owned financial services firm, has appointed Larry D Richman to its Board of Directors.
Richman becomes the firm’s first outside director, joining an experienced team of executives who shape all facets of Mesirow’s corporate policy and strategy.
“For more than 30 years, Larry Richman has impressed me with his sound business judgment, his understanding of specialised financial markets, and an unwavering commitment to community and education,” says Richard S Price, Chairman and CEO of Mesirow.
“The addition of an external director of Larry’s caliber is value additive and will assist our board in assessing new strategic business growth opportunities as we build off the strength of one of the most successful fiscal years in our firm’s 84-year history. On behalf of Mesirow, I welcome Larry to the board. I am confident we will benefit from his diverse business perspectives, financial acumen, and passion for improving society.”
“I have long admired Mesirow’s client-centric, community-oriented approach and its entrepreneurial culture as a Chicago-based firm with a global reach,” saysRichman, Director, Mesirow. “The firm further distinguishes itself through the complementary nature of its differentiated, specialised financial services offerings, which create valuable synergies on behalf of the firm’s clients. I look forward to helping the Mesirow board chart the pathways for growth.”