Michael Wildish

Managing Director and Head
Mergers & Acquisitions, Cowen
Photo Michael Wildish
Overview

Operative Experience

Immediately prior to joining Cowen, Mr. Wildish was a Managing Principal at Corporate Partners, a private equity fund.  Before that, Mr. Wildish was with Miller Buckfire as the Head of Mergers and Acquisitions and GE Capital Market Services as the Leader of Global New Product Introduction and Capital Management. He spent several years at Credit Suisse First Boston as the Head of Media Mergers & Acquisitions and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette as the Head of Technology Mergers & Acquisitions. Prior to that, he was a General Partner at Lazard Frères and began his career at Goldman, Sachs.

Education

Mr. Wildish received a BS in Commerce with Distinction from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Harvard Business School