TAUSSIG’S TEAM GROWS: Retail investment banker Adam Rifkin has left Barclays and is reuniting with Andrew Taussig and other former colleagues at Guggenheim Partners.
Taussig made the jump from Barclays to Guggenheim in April along with cohead Spencer Hart and Ryan Mash. They all serve as senior managing director, a title Rifkin will pick up when he joins in September. The team, which focuses on the retail, apparel and restaurant industries, has raised the fashion profile of Guggenheim, a financial services firm with more than $180 billion in assets under management.
This story first appeared in the July 10, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.