Managing Director

Gregory Taft Gerard

  • Mr. Gerard is a Managing Director at HT Capital Advisors, responsible for originating and executing mergers and acquisitions and acquisition finance transactions.
  • Mr. Gerard brings more than 30 years of experience to the firm.┬áPrior to his current role, he served as a Managing Director at BrudermanBrothers LLC, working primarily in the industrials, business services & distribution verticals. His previous experience includes: developing M&A transactions for Tocqueville Asset Management, a $12 billion asset manager; heading North American M&A transactions for Credit Lyonnais Securities, a $250 billion global financial institution; and executing cross-border, public and private M&A transactions across a number of industry sectors at JP Morgan Chase.


  • Mr. Gerard holds an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Columbia University. Mr. Gerard is a FINRA registered representative and holds Series 7, 24, 52, 63 and 79 licenses.