Financial Sponsor Coverage

High-quality deal flow. Unwavering focus.

Private equity and venture capital firms, family offices and pension funds turn to the Raymond James Financial Sponsors group to deliver the full benefits of the Raymond James platform, such as introductions to experienced industry bankers, located in the U.S. and Europe, and advisory and capital markets services, as well as award-winning equity research. Our industry insight, execution expertise and dedication to the middle market allow us to consistently provide our clients with compelling ideas, investment opportunities and creative solutions along with high-level attention on every transaction. The dedicated professionals in our group actively cover over 350 private equity and venture capital firms, family offices and pension funds, and use their knowledge and relationships in the financial sponsor community to connect entrepreneurs and growing companies with potential buyers and investors.

Financial Sponsor Coverage Universe

  • Private Equity (buyout, growth equity, minority and structured equity)
  • Venture Capital
  • Family Offices
  • Pension Funds

Senior Banking Team

David Clark
David Clark
Managing Director, Head of Financial Sponsors
Boston
   
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Christian Bullitt
Managing Director
New York
   
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Ezra Lightman
Ezra Lightman
Managing Director
New York
   
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Ian Mackay
Ian Mackay
Managing Director
Atlanta
   
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Harald Maehrle
Harald Maehrle
Managing Director
Munich
   
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Ben Rodman
Ben Rodman
Managing Director
Chicago
   
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Philip Stein
Philip Stein
Managing Director
Munich
   
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Recent Transactions

Transaction history may include a transaction completed by a Raymond James banker while at a former firm.

Recent News

Capital Markets  |  February 8, 2018
Raymond James hosts fourth Annual Women in Capital Markets Symposium

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Investment Banking  |  January 29, 2018
Raymond James Investment Banking adds senior professional in Financial Sponsors Group

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Investment Banking  |  December 6, 2017
Raymond James adds Dirk Damegger to the Global Consumer & Retail Investment Banking team

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