Piper Sandler signs definitive agreement to acquire Aviditi Advisors

Piper Sandler Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire Aviditi Advisors

Piper Sandler Companies a leading investment bank, yesterday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Aviditi Advisors. Aviditi Advisors is a premier alternative investment bank providing full lifecycle services to financial sponsors, global alternative investment managers and limited partner investors with offices in New York City, Dallas, London and Munich. Ryan […]

3rd Edition of Datacentre & Cloud Infrastructure Summit (DCCI) at Kuala Lumpur

3rd Edition of Datacentre & Cloud Infrastructure Summit (DCCI) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 14 – 15 May 2024 at Kuala Lumpur Conve

The most desired destination for datacentre development in ASEAN, Malaysia currently houses over 600 industrial estates with strong connectivity. While the sector is witnessing a massive surge in investments, this growth can be attributed to rampant digitalization initiatives, growing submarine cable connectivity and most importantly big multinationals expanding their dedicated cloud regions in the country. […]

Blend Labs Partners with Haveli Investments securing USD 150Mln investment

Blend Labs Announces Strategic Partnership with Haveli Investments, including $150 Million Investment

Blend Labs, Inc., a leading provider of cloud banking services,and Haveli Investments (“Haveli”), a technology-focused private equity firm, today announced a $150 million investment in the Company by Haveli Investments in the form of convertible preferred stock with a zero percent coupon. Blend will use approximately $145 million of the proceeds to repay all amounts […]

Lisa Patmore joins Dorsey & Whitney as a partner in London

Lisa Patmore, Partner in the Labor & Employment group,London, Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Lisa Patmore has joined Dorsey & Whitney LLP in London as a Partner in the Labor & Employment group, the law firm announced recently. Lisa has over 25 years’ experience in employment law, advising employer clients on the full range of employment law challenges faced by them as well as supporting on the employment aspects of […]

Graystone Capital Advisors promotes Shannon Bona to First Vice President

Shannon Bona,First Vice President, Graystone Capital Advisors

Graystone Capital Advisors, a leading investment sales brokerage, has promoted Shannon Bona to First Vice President. Shannon joined Graystone Capital Advisors in 2021 and since has been a top producing agent in the firm. Shannon is the Broker of Record for both Florida & Connecticut. With over a decade of experience, she has closed nearly […]

Bright partners with Trivest and and acquires PEAK Event Services

Bright Announces Partnership with Trivest and Acquisition of PEAK Event Services

Bright Event Rentals (“Bright” or the “Company”) announces it has partnered with Trivest Partners, LP (“Trivest”), a Miami-based, founder-focused private equity firm with over 40 years of experience creating strategic partnerships and fostering growth. Bright represents the second platform investment in the Trivest Recognition Fund, a recently raised $1.3 billion fund focused on founder-led and […]

Verdantas announces acquisition of Lewandowski Engineers

Verdantas Acquires Lewandowski Engineers A Strategic Move to Enhance Services in the Great Lakes Area

Verdantas, a private-equity-backed firm specializing in environmental science, engineering and consulting, announced today it has acquired Lewandowski Engineers, (Lewandowski). This strategic move further solidifies Verdantas’ commitment to excellence and expands our service offerings in the Great Lakes Area. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Lewandowski has over 100 years of experience and has earned a reputation as […]

Transact appoints Alex Bradley as New CFO

Transact Announces Alex Bradley as New Chief Financial Officer

Transact Campus, Inc., “Transact,” the award-winning leader in innovative campus technology and payment solutions, yesterday announced the hiring of Alex Bradley as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the company. With over 20 years of experience in finance, Bradley brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his new role. Prior to joining Transact, Bradley […]

Baker Tilly announces strategic investment led by Hellman & Friedman

Jeff Ferro, Baker Tilly CEO

Leading advisory CPA firm Baker Tilly US, LLP (“Baker Tilly”) yesterday announces a strategic investment from private equity firms Hellman & Friedman (“H&F”) and Valeas Capital Partners (“Valeas”). The investment, estimated to close in early June 2024, recognizes Baker Tilly’s outstanding track record of value creation and marks the largest private equity investment in the […]

Wedbush appoints Kevin D. White as Executive VP and Senior Advisor

Kevin D. White, Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor, Wedbush Financial Services

Wedbush Financial Services, a diversified financial services holding company, welcomes Kevin D. White as Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor. In his new role, Kevin will collaborate with leadership across Wedbush’s varied lines of business, introducing and exploring new commercial and capital partnerships. Additionally, he will be responsible for the formation of an Investment Management […]