Our Professionals

Hovde Group's experienced professionals provide client companies across all 50 states with the expertise, resources and focus necessary to structure, negotiate and successfully close strategic transactions.

Hovde Group offers deep and specialized experience to bank and financial institution executives, directors, and investors across the United States and abroad. Having successfully advised, operated, and owned banks and other financial services companies over the past 30 years, our principals bring an unparalleled perspective and understanding of these specialized sectors that consistently outperforms our peers. Whether it is mergers and acquisitions, branch divestitures, FDIC transactions, capital raising, fairness opinions, valuations, special advisory committee services, or just peer-to-peer relationship building, our team of professionals can help develop custom tailored solutions that will help you meet the needs of your institution and serve your shareholders.

The firm is led by the following:

Executive Principals Key Investment Banking and Capital Markets Professionals

The Hovde Group
Steven D. Hovde

Chairman & CEO
(847) 991-6622
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NBarbarine
Nickolas Barbarine
Senior Managing Partner
(301) 983-1897
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Investment Banking Group

Kirk Hovde
Managing Director &
Head of Investment Banking

Tim Stute
Managing Director &
Head of Specialty Finance

Jason Blumberg
Managing Director

Michael Corso
Managing Director

Andrew Fitzgerald
Managing Director

James T. Hill
Managing Director

Greg Lee
Managing Director

R. Clark Locke
Managing Director

Stephan Klee
Managing Director

Joseph T. Morton
Managing Director

Daniel L. Pake
Managing Director

Douglas M. Hillhouse
Director

T.J. Humes
Director

Thomas M. Wilson
Director

Sean Enright
Vice President


Equity Research Group

Joseph Fenech
Managing Director &
Head of Equity Research

Brian Zabora
Director

Kevin Swanson
 Vice President


Capital Markets Group

Michael Hedrei
Managing Director &
Head of Capital Markets

John Backus
Managing Director

Tim Horton
Director

Brad Kleinman
Vice President

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Gabe Duran
Chief Compliance Officer

Anthony Di John
Chief Financial Officer

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Larissa Boyle
Director of Adminstration

 

 

 

Learn more about our services and how we can help your organization.For more information on Hovde or its representatives, please visit FINRA's BrokerCheck website.