Transportation & Logistics Investment Banking

Using industry-leading insight to make crucial connections for clients.

For more than 20 years, Raymond James has had one of the leading transportation and logistics practices in the industry. The group employs a knowledge-driven approach to serve the logistics, trucking, rail, aviation and environmental services sectors. Our highly ranked equity research team of four publishing analysts covers more than 40 public companies in these same sectors, seeking out new sources of industry data to drive better decision-making. Our investment bankers have handled more than 200 completed transactions and have formed deep ties with senior executives and private equity firms while showing an understanding of the business challenges and opportunities that clients’ companies face. Our focused, effective business model and our understanding of these sectors have contributed to our track record of success.

Transportation & Logistics Subsector Expertise

  • Brokerage / Transportation Management
  • Bulk and Tank
  • Class I Railroads
  • Dedicated Trucking
  • Equipment Leasing and Pooling
  • First and Final Mile
  • Flatbed and Oversized
  • Fleet Management / Maintenance
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Intermodal and Multimodal
  • Less-than-Truckload
  • Logistics Technology
  • Other Specialized Carriers
  • Outsourced Labor Services
  • Parcel and Integrated Carriers
  • Passenger Transportation
  • Port Logistics / Customs Clearance
  • Rail Equipment Manufacturing
  • Rail Services
  • Shortline Railroads
  • Third-party Logistics 
  • Truckload
  • Warehousing and Fulfillment

Senior Banking Team

Chip Grayson
Chip Grayson
Managing Director
Memphis
   
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Paul Jones
Paul Jones
Managing Director
St. Petersburg
   
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Glenn Gatcliffe
Glenn Gatcliffe
Managing Director
Toronto
   
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Crutcher Reiss
Crutcher Reiss
Vice President
St. Petersburg
   
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Turner Fisher
Vice President
Memphis
   
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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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