SOURCE: Laidlaw & Company

January 13, 2014 09:57 ET

Laidlaw & Company (UK) Ltd Hires Patrick Winton as Managing Director, Head of Technology Research

Adds Technology Vertical to Coverage Universe

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jan 13, 2014) -  Laidlaw & Co. (UK) Ltd ("Laidlaw") is proud to announce the continued expansion of its Research capabilities with the hiring of Patrick Winton as Head of Technology Research. This marks an additional vertical in Laidlaw's research department, broadening Laidlaw's coverage universe.

Mr. Winton began his career in technology research in San Francisco with E*OFFERING, providing institutional research coverage on some of the early pioneers in the Internet sector including; About.com, CNET, Yahoo!, AOL and Lycos. Additionally Mr. Winton was a senior analyst with both The Seidler Companies, as well as Roth Capital Partners, where he covered "New Economy Survivors" post the fallout of the Internet sector in 2000. In 2003, Mr. Winton was a founding member of Sterne Agee's institutional research team, focusing on specialty growth situations within the broad technology sector. While at Sterne Agee, Mr. Winton was featured in Institutional Investor magazine as a "Homerun Hitter."

Laidlaw Chief Executive Officer Matthew Eitner said, "Patrick's experience, both as a long time technology analyst and also as Managing Director of Investment Banking for Global Hunter Securities, makes him an ideal fit for Laidlaw & Company as our firm evolves. With the addition of a new coverage vertical in technology, our firm continues to build and look for ways to better to serve our clients."

Mr. Winton is a graduate of University of California-Santa Barbara, resides in New York City, NY and enjoys surfing with his 3 children.

About Laidlaw & Co. (UK) Ltd.
Laidlaw & Company (UK) Ltd, founded in 1842, is a relationship driven international investment bank, providing wealth management services, capital raising, mergers & acquisitions advisory, research and corporate access to clients on a global level. Headquartered in New York City and United Kingdom, Laidlaw maintains eight offices across the United States and London, England with over 150 employees firm wide. Laidlaw also offers personalized investment advice and skillful execution to private and public institutions, as well as high net worth individual investors. The firm is a FINRA, MSRB and SIPC registered company.

Contact Information

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    Bryan Kobel
    Vice President, Capital Markets
    Laidlaw & Company (UK) Ltd.
    Phone: 212-953-4900
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