Brock GanelesHead of Institutional SecuritiesMr. Ganeles joined Merriman Curhan Ford & Co. in February 2003 from Credit Suisse First Boston, where he served as a Director in the Institutional Sales Group focused on Technology products.
, Mr. Ganeles
covered both tier one and hedge accounts.In addition, he
managed the firms training program for institutional salespeople.Mr. Ganeles had come to CSFB through the merger with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he spent nine months covering west coast institutions and hedge funds. Prior to his bulge bracket experience at CSFB / DLJ, Mr. Ganeles was a partner at Volpe Brown Whelan & Co, a technology and healthcare boutique in San Francisco.In his last year at Volpe, Mr. Ganeles was the firms top producer.Prior to Volpe, he was a partner at the Carson Group, an Investor Relations Consulting Firm based in New York City.
...Mr. Ganeles holds a Bachelor of Arts in Government from Wesleyan, where he was captain of the basketball team.He
is still always in search of a good full-court run, playing basketball every chance he
enjoys spending time with his
wife of two years, Valerie, a curator at Olana
in Hudson, NY.He is an avid student of the New York Times Sunday crossword puzzle.Mr. Ganeles
is based in our New York Office.