Boutique investment bank Cascadia Capital plans to hire about sixteen employees over the next year to staff its new San Francisco office.
Headed by newly hired Managing Director Ted Ridgway, the office will specialize in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, strategic advisory and capital market services for emerging growth and middle-market firms, reports Financial News.
The company says that six of the new employees will be hired within the next six months, with ten more following within a year.
Cascadia Capital's clients are in information technology, communications, security and defense, healthcare, industrial, new media and internet, and consumer and retail. In addition to San Francisco, the firm has offices in New York and Seattle.