Previously, Hugh was a Vice President at Lazard in their Investment Bank. He covered numerous sectors including Technology, Media & Telecom, Industrials, and Energy. Specifically, he focused on infrastructure and has extensive experience in Mergers & Acquisitions, closing over $10 billion in transactions. Additionally, he previously worked for J.P Morgan in their Energy Investment Bank and successfully executed numerous equity and debt raises. Prior to J.P. Morgan, he worked for GE Aviation and GE Oil & Gas in Corporate Finance. His roles consisted of Financial Planning & Analysis, Supply Chain Finance, Contract Structuring, and Corporate Development and he lived in Cincinnati, Boston, London, and Houston. Hugh is a member of NAIOP and the Commercial Real Estate Developing Leaders program. He is also a board member for the Houston chapter of the Young Professionals in Finance. He previously served as a junior board member for Susan G. Komen’s Austin chapter.