Piper Jaffray & Co. announced Monday that 25-year municipal industry veteran Jim Ridenour will be returning to the firm Oct. 1 after a 10-year hiatus. He will be based in Minneapolis and will lead fixed-income middle market sales as a managing director.
Ridenour rejoins the firm after leading the middle-market fixed-income group at RBC Wealth Management, where he had worked since 2000. He previously was manager of municipal institutional sales at RBC, a position he also held at Piper from 1996 to 2000. His career in finance began at Dean Witter in 1981.