William Prokos
Vice-President
New Business Development

Professional Experience:

As the Executive Vice-President and former Partner with the Connecticut Funding Corporation, Mr. Prokos worked to secure financing for various commercial and residential projects in and around the New York metropolitan area.

Formerly Senior Vice-President of Institutional Equity Sales, Mr. Prokos was the catalyst in transforming a two broker, one analyst team into a sixteen person (including six analysts) world-class institutional equity research boutique specializing in the biotechnology and healthcare sector. Mr. Prokos provided fundamental research and analysis to mutual fund and hedge fund managers on both long and short positions. Mr. Prokos executed share re-purchase programs for major financial institutions and also acted as an Investment Banker for start-up oil and gas exploration and production companies.

A Wall Street veteran of 17 years, Mr. Prokos began his career as a Preferred Equity Trader with Kidder Peabody and Company working with the Public Utility Group and the Investment Banking team to distribute and maintain positions and make markets in listed and over the counter securities. Mr. Prokos received his B.A. degree from New York University specializing in economics and politics.

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