Senior Managing Director
Jack Leventhal is a Senior Managing Director with Teneo Capital. Mr. Leventhal has more than 25 years of financial institutions investment banking experience and has executed more than $100 billion of public and private capital raisings, mergers and acquisitions, financial advisory transactions, and structured transactions on a global basis. Mr. Leventhal began his career in the financial institution groups of Salomon Brothers and Lehman Brothers, before spending almost 10 years at UBS Securities and almost 11 years at Nomura Securities.
In 1995, Mr. Leventhal was one of the first members of a newly created U.S. Financial Institutions investment banking business at UBS. In 1999, Mr. Leventhal relocated to Hong Kong to lead UBS’ Asia Pacific Financial Institutions Group, which, during Mr. Leventhal’s tenure, consistently ranked as a market leader in financial institutions M&A and capital raising.
In 2005, Mr. Leventhal joined Nomura Securities in New York to create and build a U.S. Financial Institutions investment banking business. Under Mr. Leventhal’s leadership, the group grew from two professionals to more than two dozen professionals and was consistently among the most productive investment banking groups within Nomura Americas.
Mr. Leventhal has a B.A. in economics, summa cum laude, from the University at Albany (where he was ranked number one out of 2,500 students) and an M.B.A. in finance and business policy from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.
Mr. Leventhal serves on the Board of Directors of Union Settlement Association, a nonprofit social services resource serving East Harlem, one of the lowest-income communities in New York City.