Trust, Tenacity, Loyalty & Growth
We Are The New EF Hutton
In the past, EF Hutton was known for the things they said, the information they passed on, and the wise advice they gave. We are proud of that past. Today, we are forging a new future – to empower our clients to go forward, guide them to see further, and to help them build stronger – so that together, we can create prosperity from the 21st century’s most ambitious visions.
We talk, yes, and when we do, so much more happens than just listening. We are the new EF Hutton. Together, we can find solutions, overcome barriers, build teams, and make amazing things happen.
A Dedicated Leadership Team
Our Executive team focuses on helping our clients and our team alike - they strive to help our clients grow through a diverse suite of financing solutions, and they support and develop our team members and ignite their careers.
Joseph T. Rallo has been the Chief Executive Officer of EF Hutton since he co-founded the firm in May of 2020.
Prior to co-founding EF Hutton, Joseph held several leadership positions in the Investment Banking and Securities industry with over 15 years of experience in public and private transactions including IPOs, Secondaries / Follow-on Offerings, Registered Directs, SPACs, PIPEs, Privates, Fixed Income and Fairness Opinions. Most recently, Joseph was Co-Head of Investment Banking/Managing Director at Aegis Capital. Prior to that, he was a Vice President in the Financial Institutions & Real Estate Investment Banking Group at JMP Securities before becoming a Director in the Investment Banking Group at Maxim Group. Throughout his career, Joseph has closed more than 500 transactions for over $60 billion in gross proceeds.
Joseph proudly serves on the executive board of directors for The Rousseau Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering youth in communities with the greatest need to reach their full potential and pursue higher education, and he serves on the advisory board for Keep A Child Alive, a nonprofit organization that provides healthcare, housing, and other support services to HIV/AIDS-affected communities in Africa and India. Additionally, Joseph serves on the board for Lifeline Humanitarian Organization, which was founded by Princess Katherine to reduce and relieve the suffering of physically and mentally disabled children, orphans, the elderly as well as to improve medical facilities in Serbia, and he serves on the board of Lang Lang International Music Foundation, which was founded to give all children access to a music education, regardless of their background. He also proactively addresses the needs of children and veterans through his corporate partnerships with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Heroes Among Us.
Joseph holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame.
David W. Boral has been the President of EF Hutton since he co-founded the firm in May of 2020.
Prior to co-founding EF Hutton, David held several leadership positions in the Investment Banking and Capital Markets industry with over 15 years of experience leading and participating in transactions including IPOs, Secondaries / Follow-on Offerings, SPACs, PIPEs, Reverse Mergers, M&A, Bankruptcy/Restructurings, Cross Listings, and other private and public offerings in the US and abroad. Most recently, David was Co-Head of Investment Banking / Managing Director at Aegis Capital Corp, and prior to that, he was a Director in the Investment Banking Division at Maxim Group.
In addition to his work at EF Hutton, David is dedicated to improving the world around him, specifically the lives of children and veterans. He currently serves on the advisory board for Keep A Child Alive, a nonprofit organization that provides healthcare, housing, and other support services to HIV/AIDS-affected communities in Africa and India, and he serves on the board for Lifeline Humanitarian Organization, which was founded by Princess Katherine to reduce and relieve the suffering of physically and mentally disabled children, orphans, the elderly as well as to improve medical facilities in Serbia. He also partners with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Heroes Among Us, and Project Rosseau through corporate sponsorships.
David holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Lubin School of Business at Pace University.
Ryan Whalen has been the General Counsel of EF Hutton since January of 2023, previously serving as Deputy General Counsel – Head of Litigation at EF Hutton since joining the firm in November of 2021.
Prior to joining EF Hutton, Ryan spent over two decades as a litigator and lead counsel counseling clients faced with complex business disputes on a national scale. His experience includes handling securities litigation, financial disputes, corporate governance / director and officer litigation, breaches of fiduciary duty, fraud, professional malpractice, employment law, and whistle-blower claims. Ryan also has experience in the financial services industry representing investment banks, hedge funds, public companies, and investors. Most recently, Ryan was a Partner at Gusrae Kaplan Nusbaum PLLC. Law, and prior to that he was a Partner at Brown & Whalen, P.C.
Ryan holds his Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Rhode Island.
Community & Stewardship
As a dedicated member of the local community EF Hutton contributes more than $1,000,000 annually to organizations and charitable events with a focus on:
Keep A Child AliveKCA is committed to empowering children and young people with the necessary resources, confidence and opportunities to reach their full potential and live healthier, happier lives.
St. Jude Childrens Research HospitalSt. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
Project RousseauOur mission is to empower youth in communities with the greatest need to reach their full potential, as well as pursue and excel in higher education.
Heroes Among UsHeroes Among Us is committed to help veterans in need by supporting our heroes with every day necessities and partnering with other nonprofits in our community to provide additional resources, support, and hope to veterans by offering assistance for their everyday needs.
The One CollectiveA global non-profit that works in communities around the world, passionate about making sure no one is invisible and everyone has access to food, freedom, and forgiveness.
Fallen PatriotsOur mission is to provide college scholarships and educational counseling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty.
Maestro CaresMaestro Cares Foundation improves the quality of life of disadvantaged children and communities in Latin America and the United States.
Cents AbilityCents Ability is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to educating and empowering high school students to achieve their goals through the prudent and informed management of their financial resources.
Memorial Sloan KetteringSince its founding in 1884 as New York Cancer Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has remained committed to patient care, education, and innovative research.
Step By Step InitiativeStep-by-Step Initiative, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with the purpose of spreading positivity, strengthening and uniting the community.
Newport Festivals FoundationOur mission is to foster the legacy and expand the impact of our festivals by supporting artists and music education programs year-round, across the country.
Save a Child's HeartAs long as children with rheumatic and congenital heart disease around the world continue to suffer without access to care, we will treat children, train medical professionals and raise the level of pediatric heart care worldwide.
In addition to financial contributions, our executive leadership team serve as board members for a number of organizations.
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