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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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

Investment Banking  |  October 2, 2017
Raymond James expands Global Technology & Services Investment Banking practice in London

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Investment Banking  |  September 28, 2017
Raymond James hires Geoffrey Richards to lead two groups in Investment Banking division

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Investment Banking  |  September 27, 2017
Jim Bunn named Co-President of Raymond James Global Equities and Investment Banking division

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