Head of Investment Banking
Mr. Thomas ("Tom") P. Hackett serves as Head of Investment Banking of the Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB). Mr. Hackett leads a team of 350 professionals that advise Corporations and Financial Sponsors on a wide range of merger & acquisition and capital raising initiatives. Investment Banking is organized into industry sector teams, a Financial Sponsor Coverage Team and a Mergers & Acquisitions team. Sector teams include: Consumer & Healthcare, Distribution & Commercial Services, Energy, Financial Services, Industrials and Technology, Media & Telecommunications.
Mr. Hackett previously served as the Head of Asset Finance for CIB from 2015 to 2019. In that role, Mr. Hackett led teams focused on Asset Securitization, Asset Based Lending, Structured Real Estate, Project Finance and Equipment Finance. From 2013 to 2015, he served as the Head of Investment Banking Coverage. Tom joined CIB in 2008 as the Head of Healthcare Investment Banking and served in that role for 5 years.
Prior to coming to CIB, Mr. Hackett worked for the Citi Markets & Banking Healthcare Group. In that role, he advised pharma and biotech companies on strategic and capital markets transactions. Prior to Citi, Mr. Hackett spent seven years with Prudential Capital Group originating senior, mezzanine and equity private placements, ultimately as Head of the London Office. Mr. Hackett started his career at First Union in various capacities in the Corporate & Investment Bank.
Mr. Hackett earned his Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Auburn University and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Emory University.