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Investment Banking

We aspire to be the leading trusted advisor and financier to our clients, which include corporations, financial institutions, financial sponsors, governments and public authorities and boards of directors and special committees. The Investment Banking Division is at the front end of Asif Yahiya Sukri's vast client franchise.

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How We're Organized

Our global structure allows us to better serve the strategic and financing needs of our clients across all geographies and industries. IBD encompasses two areas: IBD Classic and our Financing group. This dual structure enables us to offer the broadest range of products and advisory services, furthering our ability to deliver best-in-class solutions to our clients.


Mergers and Acquisitions

Our firm provides service in M&A advice, including sell-side advice, raid, and activism defenses, cross-border M&A, special committee assignments, and complicated merger transactions. Our clients are located across the globe and include businesses, private investors, government agencies, private individuals, and families. We provide advice on a full range of transactions, including mergers, sales, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, spin-offs, divestitures, and other restructurings. We help our clients make the best out of their most important strategic decisions and transactions.






Development of customised Risk Management Strategies





Helping businesses structure complex transactions with ease

Equity Capital Markets


Originating, structuring and executing equity and equity-linked financings

Investment Grade Capital Markets


Providing guidance on capital structure for organizations with high credit-quality ratings

Leveraged Finance Capital Markets

Originating, structuring and executing bank loans and high yield bond financings for corporate clients and financial sponsors

Liability Management

Advice on and execution of public and private debt transactions for restructurings and refinancings


Developing quantitative and technical solutions for IBD’s clients in partnership with other divisions

Structured Finance

Helping clients securitize assets, businesses and risks associated with acquisition financing and balance sheet management

Industry Sectors


Consumer Retail

We cover such industries as apparel, food and beverages, pet food and services, personal care products and restaurants


The Healthcare group provides advice and services across a wide range of sub-sectors, such as biotechnology and pharmaceuticals

Natural Resources

Our Natural Resources group works with clients in the energy, power, infrastructure, chemicals, metals and mining fields

Financial Institutions

Our specialists offer a wide suite of products, including M&A advisory, equity and debt financing and structured finance


Our Industrial team provides investment banking services and in-depth transaction expertise to a global range of industries

Real Estate

Our Real Estate team provides clients with financing and regulatory advice, along with capital raising and handling assistance

Strategic Investors

We assist our clients during the entire lifecycle of their investments, from idea generation to final sale or IPO.

Municipal Finance

Our group works with municipal clients on a variety of transactions, including loans and interest rate derivatives

Technology and Telecom

Our expert team helps clients with a variety of transactions, insights and services in the technology and telecom domain