has sought to create the most elite global independent investment banking advisory firm in the world, and Australasia is a meaningful part of that vision. The partners of Luminis Partners have over many years successfully advised substantial clients in Australasia and internationally. This affiliation will allow Evercore to better serve our clients in Australasia, and allow Luminis Partners to better serve its Australasian clients globally. We are excited about this partnership, as Luminis Partners share the approach and values that our clients embrace- providing the highest quality independent advice with the highest integrity, and completely free of the conflicts created by proprietary activities".
Ralph Schlosstein, President and Chief Executive of Evercore