KeyBanc Capital Markets, the corporate and investment banking arm of KeyCorp., has added Noam Cohen to the firm to lead its retail investment banking segment.

Cohen joins the firm with over 35 years of retail banking experience and brings specialized knowledge of food and drug retail, convenience and dollar stores, auto parts aftermarket and repair, home furnishings, sporting goods, and pet products. Before joining KeyBanc, Noam served as the head of retail investment banking at BMO Capital Markets.

“We have continued to grow our strong footprint in the consumer and retail sector and are committed to adding and retaining the best professionals in the industry,” said Brad Swanson, head of KBCM’s consumer and retail group. “Noam brings significant expertise and deep relationships that will help our clients grow their businesses.”