Eric Zaiman

Photo: Eric Zaiman, Senior Vice President of the ESOP Advisory Group

Senior Vice President
ESOP Advisory Group
New York, NY


Eric Zaiman is a senior vice president of the ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) Advisory Group. Eric is dedicated to advising bankers and their clients on the benefits of executing ESOP transactions and understanding ESOP-related issues. Eric has a leadership role managing ESOP financing transactions, including evaluation, structuring, underwriting and execution.

Eric joined Chase in 2009 with 23 years of experience in the finance industry. Prior to joining Chase, Eric was with financial advisory firm Duff & Phelps for 11 years. Eric has structured ESOP transactions and raised financing for many companies and sellers. In addition, Eric has represented ESOP trustees, issuing transaction and valuation opinions. Eric began his career in banking, holding roles in relationship management and credit/risk management.

Eric received a Bachelor degree in Economics from the Yeshiva University and holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance and International Business from New York University. He is licensed by FINRA with a Series 79 and Series 63.

Eric is very active in the ESOP community. He is a member of the ESOP Association sitting as an associate member of their Valuation Advisory Committee and serving as an executive board member of their New York/New Jersey Chapter. He is also active in the National Center for Employee Ownership and the Association for Corporate Growth.


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