NEW YORK, NY/ACCESSWIRE/January 21, 2022/Aegis Capital Corp. (“Aegis”), a full-service wealth management, financial services and investment banking firm, is pleased to announce that Andrew L. Johnson has joined the firm as Executive Vice President of investment bank.

Andrew L. Johnson has extensive experience in several facets of the small and mid cap investment banking process. Prior to joining Aegis, Andrew served as Chief Strategy Officer of Exactus, Inc. from January 2019 to July 2021, where he was instrumental in restructuring the business as well as completing the acquisition of Panacea Life Sciences Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: PLSH), a leader in the production of legal hemp-derived trace THC cannabinoid products for consumers and pets. Previously, he was Director of Investor Relations at ChromaDex Corp. (NASDAQ: CDXC), an integrated global nutraceutical company dedicated to improving the way people age. During his time at ChromaDex, the company raised over $50 million, transitioned from OTC to NASDAQ, significantly increased institutional ownership and improved liquidity. Prior to joining ChromaDex, he served as Director of Outreach at Alliance Advisors, an investor relations advisory firm. During this time, Mr. Johnson has worked with management teams of small and micro businesses to increase investor awareness by facilitating and participating in no-deal road shows, investment conferences, group meetings and individual meetings with institutional investors. Mr. Johnson also gained experience working at Sidoti & Company, an institutional equity research firm, where he served on the sales desk. During his time at Sidoti, he built relationships, pitched investment ideas and provided equity research, including company access to over 750 small and mid cap stocks.

Isaac L. Eide, Head of Investment Banking at Aegis, said: “We are delighted to welcome Andrew to the investment banking team at Aegis. With his extensive network and experience in the small cap space, we anticipate Andrew will be a valuable addition to help us build on the strong growth we have experienced in 2021. The addition of Andrew shows the firm’s commitment to growing its Equity and Investment Banking practice and providing the best service to corporate and institutional clients.”

About Aegis Capital Corporation

Aegis Capital Corporation “Aegis” has been in business for nearly 40 years serving the needs of private, institutional and corporate clients. Aegis was founded in 1984 and offers its investment representatives a conflict-free service platform and is able to provide a full range of products and services including investment banking, wealth management, insurance , retirement planning, structured products, private equity, alternatives, equity research, fixed income and securitization vehicles. Aegis is able to provide quality service through its primary clearing relationship with RBC Clearing & Custody whose parent company, Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY), is one of the leading diversified financial services companies in the world. Member: FINRA / SIPC.

For any questions, contact:

Michael Pata, Business Development Manager
Phone: 1-212-813-1010
[email protected]

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