Financial Sponsors

Canaccord Genuity’s Financial Sponsors team provides industry insight, proprietary ideas and execution expertise to more than 300 private equity and venture capital firms, family offices and pension funds around the world.

Our reputation as a leading advisor to the private equity community is built on our extensive experience delivering domestic and international opportunities for sponsors in Canada, the US, the UK & Europe and the Asia-Pacific regions.

The foundation of our offering is extensive market coverage and deep execution experience: we coordinate with our global investment banking and advisory teams to provide the financial sponsor community with in-depth knowledge and industry specific expertise.

In addition, our equity capital markets capabilities in issuing equity for both public and private companies expands a financial sponsor’s liquidity options to  include IPOs, follow-on offerings, and private placements, and is complemented by our uniquely independent Restructuring and Debt Advisory capabilities.

To learn more about our range of Financial Sponsors services, please contact:

In Canada
Benjamin Gaspar
Head of Financial Sponsors – Canada, Investment Banking

In the UK & Europe
Leon Gillespie
Head of Financial Sponsor Coverage, Investment Banking

In the US
Roger T. Briggs, Jr.
Head of U.S. Financial Sponsors, Investment Banking


Our Transactions

  • Lyceum_June 2016

    June 2016

    £50 mil Financial Advisor to Lyceum Capital on t...
  • Astorg Partners_March 2016

    March 2016

    €560 mil Financial Advisor on the disposal of...
  • Sandpiper_February 2016

    February 2016

    N/A Financial Advisor to Duke Street and...

View all Transactions.