Small, but strategically focused, Sycamore brings depth, expertise and a passion for its clients to each assignment.
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Diana Hamilton

Diana Hamilton
President

Chris Valentino

Chris Valentino
Senior Vice President

Jessica Lamendola

Jessica Lamendola
Senior Vice President

Phil Wasserman

Phil Wasserman
Senior Vice President

Susan Rehfeldt

Susan Rehfeldt
Analyst and Senior Compliance Assistant


Phil Wasserman
Senior Vice President

Mr. Wasserman joined Sycamore Advisors in 2022 bringing over 20 years of experience as a banker and issuer. He spent 13 years as a member of the New York City’s Finance Policy team, serving as Vice President of the Hudson Yards Infrastructure Corporation and Deputy Treasurer for multiple entities including the New York City Municipal Water Finance Authority and the Transitional Finance Authority. As a banker, Mr. Wasserman focused on clients in the Northeast and issuers with unique quantitative challenges. These clients included the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York, Rail-splitter Tobacco, and the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation. Prior to working in finance, Mr. Wasserman worked as an environmental engineer designing and building nuclear waste treatment facilities.

Mr. Wasserman has a MPA from Columbia University, an MS from the University of Texas, and a BS from Cornell University. He holds the Series 50 Municipal Advisor Representative designation from the MSRB.

Email: pwasserman@sycamoreadvisors.com
Phone: 646.824.5655