About the Author
Paul Pignataro is an entrepreneur specializing in finance education. He has built and successfully run several start-ups in the education and technology industries. He also has over 13 years of experience in investment banking and private equity in business mergers and acquisitions (M&A), restructurings, asset divestitures, asset acquisitions, and debt and equity transactions in the oil, gas, power and utilities, Internet and technology, real estate, defense, travel, banking, and service industries.
Mr. Pignataro most recently founded New York School of Finance, which evolved from AnEx Training, a multi-million dollar finance education business, providing finance education to banks, firms, and universities throughout the world.
The New York School of Finance is a semester-long program, based in New York and geared toward helping business students from top tier and lower tier business schools prepare for jobs at the top firms on Wall Street.
At AnEx Training, Mr. Pignataro continues to participate on the training team, actively providing training at bulge bracket banks and for M&A teams at corporations, and has personally trained personnel at funds catering to high net worth individuals worth billions of dollars. AnEx continues to train at over 50 locations worldwide, and Mr. Pignataro travels extensively on a monthly basis training at sovereign funds and investment banks overseas.
Prior to his entrepreneurial endeavors, Mr. Pignataro worked at TH Lee Putnam Ventures, ...