American financial services provider, Cantor Fitzgerald, has named Samir Hussein as its newest Head of Internet and Media Investment Banking, in a bid to garner greater exposure into digital media sectors across financial markets.
Cantor Fitzgerald has already made a number of key hires this summer, restructuring its FX team and appointing a new London head – additionally three directors were added to its Prime Services business.
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Alternatively, Mr. Hussein joins Cantor Fitzgerald’s New York base of operations, and will report to Charles Edelman and Jeff Lumby, the company’s co-Heads of Investment Banking.
Prior to joining Cantor Fitzgerald, Mr. Hussein served as the Managing Director in JMP Securities in its Investment Banking division. Before this he also worked in a variety of senior level roles at Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley and Salomon Smith Barney.