Carl-Georg Bauer-Schlichtegroll to join Greenhill as Managing Director in London to lead an expanded focus on the European

  Carl-Georg Bauer-Schlichtegroll to join Greenhill as Managing Director in
London to lead an expanded focus on the European Financial Institutions Sector

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 4, 2012

NEW YORK, March 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenhill & Co., Inc. (NYSE: GHL), a
leading independent investment bank, announced today that Carl-Georg
Bauer-Schlichtegroll will join the Firm as a Managing Director in London to
lead an expanded focus on financial institutions across Europe. He joins a
team of six Greenhill Managing Directors already focused on that sector
globally.

Mr. Bauer has advised leading banks, insurance companies and asset managers in
Europe for the last 22 years. He joins Greenhill from Credit Suisse, where he
was Vice-Chairman and co-head of Financial Institutions Group EMEA since 2010.
Prior to that he spent 8 years at JP Morgan, co-heading the European Financial
Institutions Group, and 12 years at Goldman Sachs, where he started his
career, working in both New York and London's Financial Institution Groups as
Managing Director.

David Wyles and Luca Ferrari, Co-Heads of European Corporate Advisory,
commented, "The current environment in the financial sector offers many
challenges but also many opportunities for its participants. We are excited to
have Carl as our new partner, and believe that the combination of the
experience brought by Carl together with our existing financial institutions
presence in the US, UK, Australia and Japan, positions us to be a leading
provider of independent strategic advice to European financial institutions as
they face an increasingly complex environment."

Carl-Georg Bauer-Schlichtegroll said, "I am delighted to be joining Greenhill
and am impressed by the talent pool, experience and partnership culture of the
Firm. I am looking forward to working at a firm whose focus is on providing
valued strategic and unconflicted advice on an international scale. I plan
to add my industry knowledge and relationships to that of my new colleagues in
order to help leading financial institutions around Europe meet the challenges
they face."

Greenhill & Co., Inc. is a leading independent investment bank focused on
providing financial advice on significant mergers, acquisitions,
restructurings, financings and capital raising to corporations, partnerships,
institutions and governments. It acts for clients located throughout the
world from its offices in New York, London, Frankfurt, Stockholm, Sydney,
Tokyo, Toronto, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Melbourne and San Francisco.

Contact: Christopher T. Grubb
          Chief Financial Officer
          Greenhill & Co., Inc.
          (212) 389-1800

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