Wall Street Experienced: Academy is the only investment bank approved in the U.S. Treasury Department’s Mentor-Protégé program (J.P. Morgan mentor). It is also the only military veteran owned firm with an independent Board of Directors made up of experienced Wall Street professionals whose guidance and counsel gain client’s trust and confidence.
Military Trained: Academy is our nation’s first and only post-9/11 veteran and disabled veteran owned investment bank. We hire, train and mentor veterans. Our firm is led and owned by veterans. Every member of the team has a high ethical code, a strong sense of accountability and strives for professional excellence in the pursuit of our client’s success.
Client Focused: Academy leadership and staff, having served in the military, have a culture driven by service, duty, loyalty and teamwork. We pride ourselves on giving our clients sound, well researched, multi dimensional advice and execution that leads to solid long-term relationships. The firm has a strong top and middle tier client base served by a national platform with offices in New York, Chicago, Boston, San Diego and Chapel Hill.
Summary: Military experience, before entering financial services, enables Academy Securities’ mission-driven teams to have a unique perspective on global capital markets. We leverage intensive past Military training, in depth current financial experience, geopolitical knowledge and broad networks to bring out the best in each other for the benefit of our clients. Academy has deep intellectual assets, strong visionary leaders and utilizes a proud team-driven commitment toward mission and execution of client’s needs.