Burgiss Hires Head of International Sales; Opens New Offices


We are pleased to announce that we have appointed Howard Rees as Head of International Sales to work with the firm’s leadership to continue to grow market share outside the Americas. Before joining Burgiss, Howard was Global Head of Sales for Bloomberg PolarLake, where he was responsible for worldwide sales of the company’s cloud-based enterprise solution. Prior to that, Howard held senior roles at Bloomberg, including Head of UK Buyside and Senior Hire Recruitment. Howard holds a BA in Economics from Leeds University and will be based in Burgiss’ London office.

In Denver, Colorado, Senior Associate and Relationship Manager Alex Penny will help serve and build out our US west coast client coverage. Alex has been a member of client service team at Burgiss for more than seven years.

Burgiss, based in Hoboken, New Jersey serves the private capital market from additional offices in Paoli, Pennsylvania; Denver, Colorado; Stellenbosch, South Africa; Sofia, Bulgaria; and London, UK.


Howard Rees, Head of International Sales

Howard Rees, Head of International Sales

Amanda VanNess