Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. has tapped Martin O. Teevan, Jr. as head of its debt capital markets team. The new hire joins as the firm is expanding its leveraged finance sales and trading platform. Cantors debt capital markets group has added nearly a hundred sales and trading professionals this year, and is continuing to grow its fixed income business, according to a release from the company.
Teevan will be responsible for growing high yield and distressed debt sales and trading. He will report to Shawn Matthews, executive managing director and head of debt capital markets.
Teevan joins Cantor from Goldman Sachs where he focused on distressed trading. Previously, Teevan was head of distressed trading at UBS and head of European high yield trading for ING. Teevan also worked for Schroder Wertheim in mortgage-backed securities trading.