New Business Development
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.
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.