The Investment Banking Group provides advisory services, primarily related to M&A and private placement capital raises, to lower middle market and middle market companies. The group serves as a strategic advisor to entrepreneurs, family-owned businesses, private equity groups, and leading public and private corporations. Through in-depth knowledge of a client’s specific industry, relationships with a broad base of strategics and financial sponsors, and limiting overhead, Drexel is able to deliver to clients unparalleled industry insights while maintaining a cost effective structure to service both small and large clients. The group has expertise across industry verticals, including energy & power, industrials, technology, IT services and aerospace, defense & security. Drexel’s investment banking team has significant experience at previous firms’ investment banking groups including Credit Suisse, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Stifel. Recent transactions since April 2020 (the start of COVID) include a corporate carve-out transaction, a bankruptcy / restructuring transaction and a cross border merger. For a conversation about Drexel’s investment banking capabilities, please contact Vin Deshpande, overall sector lead of the investment banking group (firstname.lastname@example.org).