Laney has spent the bulk of his career in investment banking and corporate finance and is actively involved in all phases of the transaction process. He has experience advising middle-market companies on buy-side and sell-side mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations, growth equity financings and other strategic alternatives.
Laney graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and received his MBA from the University of Alabama.
Laney holds FINRA Series 79 and 63 licenses.
Perry is a seasoned financial professional with over 15 years of investment banking experience. He has completed transactions with an aggregate transaction value of over $5 billion. Perry represents clients across a range of industries and strongly believes the key to a successful transaction is understanding objectives on the front end and then working tirelessly to exceed expectations.
A Birmingham native, Perry received his BA from the University of Virginia and his MBA from Vanderbilt University. Prior to founding HNS Partners, he worked for Bank of America Merrill Lynch (formerly Banc of America Securities) in its San Francisco office and for a boutique middle market investment bank.
Perry lives in Birmingham’s Forest Park neighborhood and enjoys spending time with his wife and two young sons.