Sales + Trading
Edward R. Lainfiesta
Executive Managing Director
Equity Sales & Trading
Edward Lainfiesta is a Partner at Seaport Global. Having worked in the securities industry for over 20 years, he brings a tremendous amount of experience and leadership to the firm. Previously, he ran GHS' Institutional Sales & Trading group. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Institutional Sales at Roth Capital Partners, LLC, where he was responsible for not only managing but also building Roth's institutional sales force. In his last few years with the firm, he and his team were responsible for placing well over $1.0 billion in underwritings and private placements. Before joining Roth, Edward worked in Institutional Sales for Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc., where he opened the West coast sales office. Previously, Edward worked at E-Offering where he was instrumental in opening the firm's Southern California office. His career started as a Retail Broker with E F Hutton which led to positions with Lehman Brothers and Hambrecht and Quist.

Edward attended Cal State University of Los Angeles.