Mr. Sykes is Co-Head of Global Mergers & Acquisitions and Chairman of Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking. Previously, he was Co-Chairman of Global Mergers & Acquisitions. Mr. Sykes is a member of the Management Committee and the Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee. He joined the Mergers & Acquisitions Department in New York in 1984 and moved to Los Angeles in 1987. He became a Partner in 1992.
Mr. Sykes is a trustee of the California Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, a board member of Common Sense Media, and a member of the Advisory Council of the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.