Sean Enright
SEnright (b&w)

Sean Enright
Vice President
Tel: 404.865.1796

Mr. Enright is responsible for evaluating the financial and strategic options of financial institutions, performing financial analyses and valuations of banks and thrifts, assisting in the facilitation and execution of merger and acquisition and capital raising transactions, and assessing the impact of national and regional trends on the financial services industry.  Mr. Enright primarily supports Hovde’s coverage of the Southeastern markets and is based in the Charlotte, NC office.  He is also responsible for managing and training the investment banking analysts and associates at Hovde.

Prior to joining Hovde Group, Mr. Enright was with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he provided assurance services to global financial institution clients in the banking and capital markets industry.  These services primarily consisted of integrated financial audit and attestation engagements performed in accordance with US GAAP accounting standards, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance requirements and SEC statutory regulations.  Mr. Enright’s background covers an extensive range of accounting subject matters with emphasis in those related to asset and liability management, incentive compensation plans, regulatory capital and other corporate treasury functions.  He also has financial due diligence experience from time spent in transaction advisory services at Ernst & Young LLP, and has prior experience providing audit services to private companies in the retail, construction and manufacturing industries.

A native of southern New Jersey, Mr. Enright earned a Bachelor and Master of Accounting from the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech.  He is a Certified Public Accountant in Virginia and is also registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), holding both the Series 79 and 63 licenses.