NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Macquarie Group (Macquarie) (ASX:MQG; ADR:MQBKY) today announced that
Perry Offutt will join its Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets
(MIRA) division as a Managing Director with responsibility for
acquisitions and deal origination. Offutt will be based in New York and
his appointment is effective September 2, 2014.
“Perry’s deep, successful experience as an infrastructure banker gives
him a unique perspective into the needs and approach of an investor and
makes him a strong addition to our origination and execution efforts,”
said Graeme Conway, Head of MIRA Americas. “We are delighted to have him
join the MIRA team and look forward to working with him to seek ways to
further deploy capital into new projects.”
Offutt has 17 years of mergers and acquisitions experience with a focus
on infrastructure. He joins MIRA from Morgan Stanley where he most
recently served as Head of Infrastructure Banking for the Americas. In
that role, Offutt was responsible for the origination and execution of
infrastructure transactions across various industry verticals, including
transportation, energy and power/utilities. Prior to this role, he
served as an Executive Director in Morgan Stanley’s Global Power and
Offutt holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School, University of
Pennsylvania and a B.A. from Duke University.
About Macquarie Group
Macquarie Group (Macquarie) is a global provider of banking, financial,
advisory, investment and funds management services. Macquarie’s main
business focus is making returns by providing a diversified range of
services to clients. Macquarie acts on behalf of institutional,
corporate and retail clients and counterparties around the world.
Founded in 1969, Macquarie operates in more than 70 office locations in
28 countries. Macquarie employs approximately 13,900 people and has
assets under management of over US$396 billion (as of March 31, 2014).
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, a division of Macquarie, is a
leading global alternative asset manager specializing in investments
across infrastructure, real estate, agriculture and energy. Macquarie
Infrastructure and Real Assets manages 49 funds with A$115 billion of
assets under management across 27 countries (as of March 31, 2014).
Paula Chirhart, +1-212-231-1239
Source: Macquarie Group