Don Cornwell

Don Cornwell

Don Cornwell is a Partner in the Advisory Group at PJT Partners, having joined its predecessor company in 2015. Prior to joining PJT Partners, Mr. Cornwell worked at Morgan Stanley where he served as Global Head of Sports Banking. Over his sixteen year career in the Mergers & Acquisitions department of Morgan Stanley, Mr. Cornwell executed a broad range of financial advisory assignments with an area of expertise in media and entertainment particularly focused on sports and gaming. Since 2010, Mr. Cornwell has worked on most of the more complicated and consequential sports transactions as well as more sports assignments exceeding $500 million in size than any other investment banker. His experience includes the completion of three of the five largest sports transactions of all time. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Mr. Cornwell worked as a management consultant in the New York office of McKinsey & Co. and in corporate development for the National Football League. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees for New York Cares, the East Harlem Tutorial Program, and Community Roots Charter School, as well as on the Board of Advisors of the Brooklyn Museum. Mr. Cornwell received his AB in Government from Harvard College and his MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.

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