Defense & Government Services Investment Banking

A client-oriented practice with powerful resources.

The Raymond James Defense & Government Services Investment Banking team offers unparalleled expertise to companies providing services and technologies to federal, state and local governments. The team delivers M&A advisory, public and private capital-raising and valuation/fairness opinion analysis to middle-market companies, with a focus on creating long-term value for our clients. A client-oriented approach, robust distribution capabilities and full range of service capabilities have helped make us one of the industry’s leading investment banks. Our investment banking team is complimented by our award winning public company research coverage which is led by individuals with decades of experience, including a former U.S. Air Force captain who specializes in government services and technologies.

Defense & Government Services Subsector Expertise

  • C4ISR Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Defense Electronics
  • Geospatial Intelligence
  • Health IT
  • Intel Support & Analysis
  • IT & Outsourced Services
  • Software/SAAS
  • Space Systems & Satellite Communications
  • State and Local
  • Unmanned Systems

Senior Banking Team

Sam Maness
Sam Maness
Managing Director
Greater Washington, D.C.
   
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Ellis Chaplin
Ellis Chaplin
Director
Greater Washington, D.C.
   
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Andy McEnroe
Andy McEnroe
Director
Greater Washington, D.C.
   
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Transaction History

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

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Investment Banking  |  October 12, 2020

Raymond James adds veteran banker; strengthens Transportation Investment Banking capabilities

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Global Equities  |  September 30, 2020

Raymond James analysts receive nine awards in the 2020 StarMine Analyst Awards from Refinitiv

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Investment Banking  |  September 8, 2020

Raymond James further expands Energy Investment Banking practice, hires veteran Energy banker Sonu Johl as Co-Head of E&P banking with Will Hodge

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