Richard Wittington has joined Drexel Hamilton of New York, as senior VP of research analysis for aerospace and defense.
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John Olvany has joined Drexel Hamilton’s Chicago office, which opened Oct. 31. Olvany will lead institutional fixed-income sales and trading for Midwest operations.
Broker-dealer Drexel Hamilton LLC said Gloria Vogel and Richard Whittington joined as senior vice presidents, while Barry Sine arrived as director of research.
Vogel will concentrate on equity research in the insurance industry. She has covered investor relations, credit analysis and private equity investments at Swiss Re and also worked at Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and Bear, Stearns & Co.