Ezra Lightman joined Raymond James in 2012. Previously, he was at Morgan Keegan, where he focused on financial sponsor coverage. Prior to joining Morgan Keegan, he was with Jefferies & Company, where he held positions as senior vice president in the financial sponsors group, vice president in the restructuring group and investment banking associate. Mr. Lightman has 18 years of extensive experience in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and other financial advisory work. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree and graduated magna cum laude from the Yeshiva University Syms School of Business.