Richard Gormley joins HCW as vice chairman, president of capital markets


Richard Gormley has joined investment bank, H.C. Wainwright, as vice chairman and president of capital markets.

Mr. Gormley has over 30 years of experience in the investment banking and capital markets business, having completed more than $30-billion of public and private financing and corporate finance transactions. Most recently, he was a senior managing director and head of equity capital markets at Guggenheim Securities.

“Richard joins H.C. Wainwright at a juncture where we have built significant momentum in executing some of the most prominent healthcare financings completed in recent years,” CEO, Mark Viklund, said in a statement. “His breadth of experience and outstanding reputation in the equity and equity-linked capital markets will enable us to enhance our growth trajectory.”

Mr. Gormley said he is delighted to join H.C. Wainwright and contribute to its future growth and success as “we build a dominant franchise in providing investment banking services to the healthcare, life sciences and other growth sectors.”

Sydney Stewart