Investment Banking

Rigorous pursuit of your success. Every transaction. Every time.

Our investment bankers are 100 percent committed to your organization’s sustained success. By drawing on our deep industry and product experience as well as our dedicated global resources, we provide advisory and financing services that allow you to capitalize on today’s opportunities and anticipate tomorrow’s challenges.

$63+ billion in
M&A transactions

since January 2012

The company’s $5.8 billion pending acquisition of Big Heart Pet Brands marks the 10th transaction since 2001 in William Blair’s relationship with The J.M. Smucker Company.

30+ countries
480+ companies
$161 billion in value

in completed transactions since January 2012

Increased cross-border transaction flows are defining the current global M&A market. View Matt Gooch, William Blair’s head of European banking, discuss this and other trends driving the deal-making environment across the Americas, Europe, and Asia.

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The Vault

Learn about William Blair Investment Banking career opportunities.