As the team leader for BB&T Capital Markets Corporate Banking across the North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida Regions, Mr. Hawke is devoted to providing corporate finance solutions to address his clients’ unique needs through effective delivery of a full suite of investment and corporate banking services. His team manages corporate banking relationships with public and large private clients integrating with equity and debt capital markets, treasury services and institutional services.
Mr. Hawke joined BB&T Capital Markets in 2010 and has over 20 years of experience in the financial services sector. He started his career with The Chase Manhattan Bank in Energy Corporate Finance. After eight years, Mr. Hawke began specializing in capital markets transactions focusing on private placements including senior note and mezzanine issues. After spending more than 12 years in private placements with Chase Securities and Banc of America Securities, Mr. Hawke was most recently engaged in syndicated leveraged lending with GE Capital and CIT Group for sponsor-backed, middle market clients in a wide range of industries.
Mr. Hawke graduated from Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania with a bachelor of arts degree in economics.