Moelis Hires Wood as Power and Infrastructure Managing Director

Moelis & Co., the New York-based investment-banking firm founded by Kenneth Moelis, hired Roger Wood as a managing director and adviser to power and infrastructure companies.

Wood, who will be based in New York, joins Moelis from Rothschild & Cie Gestion, where he was head of North America and global co-head of utilities and infrastructure, Moelis said today in a statement distributed by Business Wire.

Prior to starting at Rothschild in 2005, Wood worked in energy industry mergers and acquisitions groups at Citigroup Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co., according to the statement.