Team Bio

President & COO

William Baquet


Mr. Baquet has more than thirty-five years of executive leadership and investment banking experience and has been involved in the successful financing of a broad range of public and private companies.  He began his Wall Street career at Haas Securities Corporation, NYSE Member Firm and later served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Investment Banker at Berkeley Securities Corporation.  Following Berkeley, Mr. Baquet joined Commonwealth Associates’ investment banking team where he was instrumental in the financing and structuring of numerous highly successful telecommunications and technology projects.  Since 1997, Mr. Baquet has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Fordham Financial Management, Inc. where he developed, managed, and expanded all aspects of the full-service broker-dealer.