23 Capital names Sreesha Vaman MD, head of capital markets

23 Capital names Sreesha Vaman MD, head of capital markets

Sreesha Vaman has been appointed MD, head of capital markets at 23 Capital.

Focusing on music, sport and entertainment sectors, 23 Capital is a capital and solutions provider.

Vaman has more than 15 years’ experience across the finance, investment banking, sports and entertainment landscape. He is joining the team’s New York office with a remit to build on 23 Capital’s work in the capital markets division globally.

Since launching in 2014, the company has deployed and advised on over $3bn of transactions and continues its growth in the US market, a year after opening offices in New York and Los Angeles. It also has a London operation.

He previously spent seven years as a MD at Guggenheim Partners, based in New York. Prior to Guggenheim, Sreesha held roles with various investment banking firms in both New York and London, including with UBS and Lehman Brothers.

Jason Traub, CEO and co-founder of 23 Capital said: “Sreesha joins 23 Capital at an exciting time in the company’s growth. He brings a wealth of experience in capital markets which will help shape the business as we continue to explore new opportunities within the sports, music and entertainment sectors and look to further diversify our funding solutions and broaden our investor base."

Vaman said: “I am excited to join 23 Capital, who bring a dynamic approach to financing the sports, music and entertainment sectors. I look forward to the opportunity to expand 23 Capital’s connectivity to investors across capital markets. The vision outlined by our co-founders, Jason Traub and Stephen Duval, as well as the team they have built attracted me to this opportunity. I am excited to be a part of 23 Capital’s growth trajectory in realising its ambition to be the pre-eminent provider of capital and solutions to the sports, music and entertainment sectors.”

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