Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Mark P. Fisher is General Counsel of Stifel Financial Corp. He handles mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and joint ventures, corporate finance, and U.S. financial institutions regulations and compliance matters for Stifel.
Mr. Fisher joined Stifel in 2010 following its acquisition of Thomas Weisel Partners, where he served as General Counsel and Secretary to the Board of Directors. He managed all aspects of the firm’s legal and compliance efforts and was particularly involved in the firm’s initial public offering in early 2006.
Prior to joining Thomas Weisel Partners, Mr. Fisher was with the Financial Institutions Group of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York. He advised on public and private mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities issuances, the development of new products and services, and the resolution of regulatory matters.
Mr. Fisher earned an A.B. from Stanford University, a Ph.D. in Economics from University of Chicago, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School and is a member of the New York state bar.
Mr. Fisher currently resides in San Francisco and is married with two children.