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Meet Rich Osler

Guggenheim Securities

Rich joined Guggenheim Securities in June 2009 to help establish and build out the Firm’s Investment Banking platform. Prior to joining Guggenheim Securities, Rich was Head of Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions for CITIC Securities International Partners, a cross-border M&A advisory business based in New York and Hong Kong and majority-owned by CITIC Securities International, a leading China-focused investment bank.

Previously, Rich was a Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns where he was Head of Mergers & Acquisitions and Head of Media & Entertainment Investment Banking. Prior to beginning his investment banking career in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at CS First Boston, Rich was a Partner at Kirkland & Ellis. Rich received a JD from the University of Louisville and a BA in Economics, Political Science and Urban Studies from Denison University.

During more than two decades on Wall Street, Rich has advised a wide variety of domestic and international clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs/split-offs, restructurings, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts, takeover defense, proxy contests and capital raising.