Peter Fenton - Chief Executive Officer Detwiler Fenton Group
Peter Fenton is currently CEO of Detwiler Fenton Group Mr. Fenton began his career at the predecessor firm, Fechtor Detwiler in 1991. He has held a number of different roles before assuming the CEO role for Detwiler Fenton & Co. in 2006. Prior to his current position Mr. Fenton partnered with the founder Robert Detwiler in the Private Client Business from 1991 thru 1997 when he then became Managing Director of Investment Banking. During his time in banking Mr. Fenton provided advisory services and capital for emerging growth companies. From 2001 through 2015 he was CEO and Managing Director of Capital Markets for Detwiler Fenton & Co. During his tenure, he was instrumental in developing the research business and helped grow it to be the largest department of Detwiler Fenton Group.
Mr. Fenton today is concentrating most of his efforts in the development of the investment banking group where he is part of the overall team. Mr. Fenton is leveraging Detwiler Fenton's deep industry knowledge and relationships to create value-add resources and capabilities for its investment banking clients.
Michael Fantasia - Managing Director
Mr. Fantasia is a Managing Director in Detwiler Fenton & Co.'s Investment Banking Group where he focuses on financial advisory and capital raising activities across industries. Prior to Detwiler Fenton & Co., Mr. Fantasia was a Managing Director at Fantasia Development, a personal real estate investment.
Previously, Mr. Fantasia was an analyst at Tinicum Capital Partners, a private investment firm making investments in debt and equity securities in sectors including TMT, healthcare, building, alternative energy, and industrials. Before that, he was a member of Goldman Sachs's investment banking team, where he focused on M&A and capital raising for healthcare clients.
Mr. Fantasia has closed more than $9 Billion of transactions during his career, spanning mergers & acquisitions, restructurings, debt and equity capital raises, privatizations, and structured finance assignments.
Mr. Fantasia graduated with an A.B. magna cum laude from Harvard University.