Investment Banking

The Investment Banking team at Stephens offers a full-range of services to an array of sectors and industries, from consumer and healthcare to energy and technology.

Stephens Investment Banking For The Middle Market - Sectors

The Stephens Investment Banking team focuses on an expanding range of industries, from consumer and healthcare to energy and technology. In each area of focus, we combine in-depth industry knowledge with strong execution.

The Stephens Technology investment banking team includes corporate finance and M&A professionals based in San Francisco, Boston, Little Rock and London (through its London affiliate, Stephens Europe Limited). The Technology team leverages its deep investment banking expertise to advise emerging growth and leading public and private companies, entrepreneurs, and financial investors on optimal strategic alternatives and financial solutions. The team has extensive experience across several product lines, including mergers and acquisitions advisory, public and private equity and debt financings. The investment banking group has successfully advised on over 200 transactions, totaling over $30 billion in closed deal value.

The Stephens Technology investment banking practice is comprised of seasoned investment bankers that combine their industry expertise with the significant resources of Stephens’ Capital Markets activities to deliver superior execution for their clients. 

Our extensive industry knowledge and transaction leadership experience spans the following sectors:

Business Application Software / SaaS

Infrastructure Software

Communications and Enterprise Systems

Internet and Information Services

Technology-Enabled Business Services

Doug Brockway
Managing Director (617) 239-7511
Boston, MA
Kurt Hoofnagle
Managing Director (415) 548-6905
San Francisco, CA
Graham Paton
Chief Operating Officer & Managing Director +44 20 3757 9888
London, UK

Stephens Europe Limited
Matt Kentner
Managing Director (501) 377-2384
Little Rock, AR
Bryan Scanlon
Managing Director (501) 377-2420
Little Rock, AR
Greg Hartlein
Senior Vice President (617) 239-7517
Boston, MA
Conrad Reusch
Vice President (415) 548-6916
San Francisco, CA

Not disclosed

Has Received Investment From

Serent Capital

Financial Advisor to the Company

$250 Million

Convertible Senior Notes


Not disclosed

Has Been Acquired by


$200 Million

ABL Revolver & Split-Lien Term Loan


$17 Million

Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer


Not disclosed

Has Been Acquired by

Identity Automation


Not disclosed

Has Been Acquired by

Alight Solutions


$147 Million

Follow-On Offering


$221 Million

Initial Public Offering


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