Expands Secondary Fixed Income Trading Operations
New York, New York (May 08, 2018) – Drexel Hamilton, LLC, a service-disabled veteran-owned broker-dealer, has appointed Noel Gyllenhaal as Managing Director with the task to expand its secondary trading operations in investment grade corporate bonds. In addition, he will support the firm’s initiative of educating and mentoring its military veteran salesforce. Gyllenhaal will report to Drexel Hamilton’s executive team, effective May 1, 2018.
In announcing Noel Gyllenhaal’s appointment, Drexel President Daniel Boyle said, “Drexel Hamilton is very fortunate to have someone with the talent and drive that Noel brings to the organization. We are confident that our team will benefit from his wide-ranging expertise.”
“What an incredible honor to work with individuals of this caliber. These men and women understand the meaning of team, putting others ahead of themselves and sacrificing their lives to serve this country,” shared Gyllenhaal. “Together, we can build a sophisticated, team-oriented group that puts our client’s needs first. I am excited for the opportunity to be part of the Drexel Hamilton organization and am ready for the challenge ahead.”
Gyllenhaal has over 26 years of experience in the fixed income industry. Before joining Drexel Hamilton, he spent eight years at Susquehanna Financial Group. Prior to that, he held positions at Jefferies & Company, FTN Financial, and Spear, Leeds and Kellogg. He earned a BS in Finance, Investments, and Economics from Babson College.
About Drexel Hamilton, LLC
Drexel Hamilton, LLC is a 100% service-disabled veteran-owned and operated broker-dealer. The firm was founded in 2007 by Lawrence Doll, a two-time Purple Heart recipient, on the principle of offering meaningful employment opportunities to disabled veterans. In its 10th anniversary year, Drexel Hamilton employs 40% military veterans, half of whom are service-disabled. From pilots to medics, special forces operatives to snipers, ammunition specialists to reservists, the firm employs veterans from all branches and levels of military service. Since its launch 10 years ago, the firm has hired and trained 82 veterans. Drexel Hamilton is National Veteran Business Development Council (NVBDC) certified and received the 2017 Veteran Business of the Year Award from the Veterans in Business Network.
The firm partners financial industry veterans with service-disabled veterans to provide public and private institutions with industry leading equity research and execution, fixed income execution and strategy, municipal finance, and capital markets.