June 26, 2019

Raymond James Investment Banking wins three International Deal of the Year Awards from The M&A Advisor

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Raymond James Investment Banking was recognized with three honors at The M&A Advisor’s 11th annual International M&A Awards Gala1 held June 5 at the New York Athletic Club.

This year, Raymond James took home three deal-of-the-year awards for its role in two advisory transactions.

  • M&A Deal of the Year (Over $500MM To $1B) for the acquisition of a majority stake in Amann Girrbach AG by Capvis Equity Partners led by Dirk-Oliver Loeffler and Julian Knirim of the European Health Care Investment Banking team.
  • Information Technology Deal of the Year (Over $100MM) and Cross-Border Deal of the Year (Over $500MM To $1B) for the acquisition of Pomeroy by Getronics led by Scott Green, Joe Estes and Dru Rushing of the Technology & Services Investment Banking team and Raj Singh and Rob Schwarz of the Private Capital Solutions group.

“Leveraging our cross-border expertise and extensive industry insights, we are dedicated to delivering innovative ideas that help our clients achieve their business objectives,” said Jim Bunn, president of Global Equities and Investment Banking. “It’s an honor to consistently be recognized for our efforts by The M&A Advisor.”

These awards are the most recent in a string of honors from The M&A Advisor. This spring, Raymond James won two deal of the year awards at the 13th annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards; in 2018, Raymond James was recognized with three deal of the year awards at the17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala and five deal of the year awards at the International M&A Awards Gala; also, for the sixth time, members of the Raymond James Investment Banking team were named to the Emerging Leaders list by The M&A Advisor.

About Raymond James Investment Banking

Raymond James Investment Banking offers highly regarded capital formation and financial advisory services. Since 2015, we have participated in raising $170 billion in capital for our corporate clients and completed more than 630 advisory assignments, including more than 540 M&A buy-side or sell-side advisory assignments.

About Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE: RJF) is a leading diversified financial services company providing private client group, capital markets, asset management, banking and other services to individuals, corporations and municipalities. The company has approximately 7,900 financial advisors throughout the United States, Canada and overseas. Total client assets are $816 billion. Public since 1983, the firm is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol RJF. Additional information is available at Raymond James & Associates, Inc., member New York Stock Exchange/SIPC.

1 Winners at the 11th annual International M&A Awards were selected from a pool of companies, representing every major market in the world, by an independent judging committee of 21 top cross-border M&A industry experts. The annual International Awards are the benchmark for cross-border deal-making excellence and recognize the leading cross-border M&A deals, restructurings, and financings conducted between the United States and other markets; as well as products and services, firms and professionals active in deals between the United States and other markets. An award may not be representative of any one client’s experience, is not an endorsement of the winner, and is not indicative of future performance. All applicants are subject to a nomination fee. Other than the nomination fee, Raymond James did not pay a fee in exchange for this award/rating. The M&A Advisor is not affiliated with Raymond James.