David Hepp serves as co-head of the firm’s Financial Institutions Group. Mr. Hepp’s practice focuses on transactions involving asset management, wealth management, broker-dealer and other financial services businesses. These transactions include all manner of acquisitions and dispositions, minority investments, management buyouts and restructurings. Mr. Hepp has worked on transactions involving a wide range of publicly traded and privately held firms, including traditional retail or institutional managers with a limited suite of traditional products; diversified firms with multiple platforms offering a full range of products through multiple distribution channels; alternative asset managers of hedge funds, private equity funds or funds of funds; managers of specialized product offerings such as ETFs or CDOs; broker-dealers; and service providers such as hedge fund administrators. He has represented both strategic and financial buyers and sellers and management owners. Mr. Hepp has been involved in many of the largest transactions in the industry.