Gareth Hughes joined Raymond James in 2018 as a Vice President in the Diversified Industrials group. Prior to joining Raymond James, Mr. Hughes was a Vice President in the UK Investment Banking team at Credit Suisse in London. During his career to date, he has executed over $50 billion in M&A transactions and over $8 billion in capital markets transactions covering both equity and high yield financings. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Mr. Hughes was a senior associate at PwC where he worked on assurance and forensic services assignments and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He received his BSc in Economics and History, summa cum laude from the University of Bristol, United Kingdom.