Software Investment Banking

Knowledge and expertise for changing times.

Our Software investment banking professionals have provided advisory & capital raising services to hundreds of management teams at leading software companies across North America and Europe. The Software team has been one of the most active M&A advisors and underwriters in the industry, developing expertise in a variety of enterprise application domains and specialized verticals/end markets. This application software expertise is complemented by deep experience in infrastructure software including big data, cloud management and security software. Raymond James has built a market-leading Software investment banking practice for clients seeking industry knowledge, senior banker attention to their transaction and execution expertise.

Software Subsector Expertise

  • Enterprise Applications
  • Infrastructure
  • Communications Software

Software Investment Banking

Knowledge and expertise for changing times.

For more than 15 years, a dedicated team of banking professionals at Raymond James has provided advisory services to hundreds of management teams at companies that provide enterprise applications, infrastructure software and communications software to a variety of vertical industries in the U.S. and Europe. The Software team has been one of the most active underwriters in the industry over the past two years, developing expertise in a variety of enterprise application verticals as well as in infrastructure software in big data, cloud management and security software. Our experience with multiple delivery models, including traditional license sales and software-as-a-service, complements our in-depth understanding of a quickly changing field. In addition, we are backed by a team of equity research analysts who are recognized thought leaders in the industry.

Senior Banking Team

Brendan Ryan
Brendan T. Ryan
Managing Director, Co-Head of Technology & Services
Boston
   
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Jon Steele
Jonathan D. Steele
Managing Director, Co-Head of Technology & Services
Boston
   
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Dominic Emery
Managing Director
London
   
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Bob Flanagan
Bob Flanagan
Managing Director
San Francisco
   
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Joel Greenwood
Managing Director
London
   
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Chip Kelso
Chip M. Kelso
Managing Director
Atlanta
   
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Ryan Lund
Ryan Lund
Managing Director
St. Petersburg
   
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Harald Maehrle
Harald Maehrle
Managing Director
Munich
   
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Amar Krishnamurti
Managing Director
New York
   
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Philip Stein
Philip Stein
Managing Director
Munich
   
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Zishaan Arshad
Zishaan Arshad
Senior Vice President
London
   
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Jerry Darko
Jerry Darko
Senior Vice President
San Francisco
   
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garrett deninno
Garrett DeNinno
Senior Vice President
Boston
   
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Sebastian Wintgens
Sebastian Wintgens
Senior Vice President
Munich
   
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emanuel bischofberger
Emanuel Bischofberger
Vice President
Munich
   
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Christian Clifford
Vice President
Boston
   
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Florian Helmreich
Vice President
Munich
   
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Bobby Wolfe
Bobby Wolfe
Vice President
St. Petersburg
   
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Transaction History

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