Michael Mufson has almost 30 years experience as an investment banker to middle market companies. Prior to the founding of Mufson Howe Hunter in 2004, he served as the founder and head of equity capital markets for Commerce Bancorp (now TD Bank). His prior role as managing director and head of investment banking for Janney Montgomery Scott LLC oversaw the growth and development of investment banking from a few professionals to a significant regional investment banking group. Mr. Mufson was a founding partner of the Philadelphia investment bank Foley Mufson Howe & Company, acquired by Janney Montgomery Scott in 1994. He started his investment banking career with Butcher & Singer (now Wells Fargo/Wachovia) in 1981 and became head of investment banking and under his leadership built its corporate investment banking group to be among the most active and prominent regional investment banks. Mr. Mufson started his career with Arthur Young & Company (now Ernst & Young) in their national management consulting group.
Mr. Mufson has extensive transactional experience having completed hundreds of merger & acquisition transactions, private placements, recapitalizations, IPO’s, follow-on financings, and advisory assignments. During his career, Mr. Mufson has served as a director of numerous public and private companies and has acted as general partner in venture capital and private equity funds.
He received his B.A. and M.B.A. degrees from George Washington University and is a Certified Public Accountant.