Defense Investment Banking

A client-oriented practice with powerful resources.

Raymond James has been committed to the defense sector for over 15 years and draws on this experience to offer unmatched service to clients. We have developed senior-level relationships, including the major strategic buyers and investors focused on the defense industry, which we leverage to help clients achieve their transaction objectives. Our research effort is led by a 15-year industry veteran and former U.S. Navy diver who covers companies focused on both defense electronics and satellite communications.

Defense Subsector Expertise

  • Defense Electronics
  • C4ISR Systems
  • Geospatial Intelligence
  • Space Systems & Satellite Communications
  • Unmanned Systems
  • Homeland Security Technologies

Senior Banking Team

Alper Cetingok
Alper Cetingok
Managing Director, Co-Head of Security, Defense & Government Services
Memphis
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John Hagan
John Hagan
Managing Director, Co-Head of Security, Defense & Government Services
Greater Washington, D.C.
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Sam Maness
Sam Maness
Managing Director
Greater Washington, D.C.
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Ellis Chaplin
Ellis Chaplin
Vice President
Greater Washington, D.C.
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Andy McEnroe
Andy McEnroe
Vice President
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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