Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Last updated 25 min ago
Jun 9 2008 | 4:22pm ET
The Blackstone Group has hired Laurence Tosi as the firm’s chief financial officer. Tosi will serve on Blackstone’s executive committee and is expected to take up his position after the summer.
Current CFO Michael Puglisi will remain as a senior managing director and a member of senior management.
Tosi was previously the chief operating officer for the global markets and investment banking group of Merrill Lynch & Co.
Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone’s co-founder, said: “Blackstone’s businesses continue to expand in new markets and with new products. Laurence’s deep knowledge of financial services and finance will be a tremendous resource for us.”
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
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Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…