STAMFORD, Conn., July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — MKM Partners today announced that David Picher has joined our MKM Intelligence Community team as a Managing Director and senior sales professional. David will be specifically focused on marketing the firm’s proprietary, sophisticated, deep-dive survey platform in order to accelerate our expansion to private equity, corporate and other institutional accounts. David draws on more than twenty years of experience in asset management institutional sales in various sales and leadership roles representing multiple asset classes and products for large global firms including Fidelity and MFS, as well as small investment boutiques. He received a B.S. from the University of Vermont in Business Administration and Political Science.

“We are thrilled to have David join our MKM Intelligence Community team. He brings tremendous sales and marketing credentials and experience to the table and will add immediate value during this next, exciting phase of growth for our organization. I look forward to working with him and collaborating on how best to serve our client base,” said Wendy D. Farina, who leads the MKM Intelligence Community. “The market is clearly recognizing MKM’s differentiated company, industry and sector insights through custom, investor driven, analytically robust surveys delivered in a timely manner. I am truly excited to have joined a dynamic and compelling firm that is growing and thriving in our competitive industry,” stated David Picher, who joined the firm at the end of June.

MKM Partners Chief Executive Officer, Richard R. Castellano added, “Having David Picher join our firm as a Senior Distribution Professional will only intensify our efforts in delivering MKM’s intellectual capital to our most important institutional clients.”

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