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Press Release

Credit Suisse Expands Equity Research Team Covering the Banks Sector

Credit Suisse announces the appointment of five new research analyst to cover the Banks sector in the Equities Department.

The new analyst team members will be based in London and will join Credit Suisse in the summer. These new team members join Credit Suisse’s highly ranked equity research team of Dan Davies, Director, who leads our investment banks and thematic coverage, Jonathan Pierce, Managing Director, on the UK/international conglomerates and Niall O'Connor, leading our coverage of peripheral Europe.

Stefano Natella, Global Head of Equity Research, said: “Credit Suisse has an outstanding reputation in providing thoughtful analysis on this sector. The quality of our research has been recognised by our consistent high rankings in various industry surveys. We are therefore delighted to be welcoming these new members to our team – all of whom enjoy a great reputation in the industry. Their expertise will provide further depth to our research and we look forward to sharing our combined expertise for the benefit of our clients.”

Carla Antunes da Silva will be joining Credit Suisse as Managing Director. She will be working alongside Jonathan Pierce and share coverage of the UK banks and international conglomerates sector. Carla has 15 years experience in the banking sector, having previously covered Iberian banks before concentrating on UK banks at JP Morgan.

Amit Goel will join Credit Suisse as Vice President from JP Morgan. He will join Carla and Jonathan on focusing on the UK banks and international conglomerates. Amit has ten years experience in Financials both on the buy and sell-side.

Ignacio Cerezo Olmos joins as a Director responsible for Southern European banks coverage. He has covered Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and Irish banks for the last 9 years at JP Morgan.

Andrea Unzueta will join Credit Suisse as an Associate. She will support Ignacio in providing coverage for the Southern European banking sector. Previous to joining JP Morgan, where she worked for 4 years, she worked in the banking sector in Bolivia.

Maxence Gouvello will join the team as Director from Morgan Stanley. He will be responsible for the coverage of French and Benelux banks. He has focused on the French and Belgium banking sector for 14 years.

In addition, Nick Gough and Justine Shih join as Directors on the Specialist Sales desk. Both have extensive experience of the banking sector having worked in the industry for a number of years. They join Credit Suisse from JP Morgan.