Brandon Dobell

Brandon Dobell

Managing Director, Tech Enabled Services

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About Mr. Dobell

Brandon Dobell is a managing director for William Blair based in the firm’s Chicago office. He originally joined William Blair in equity research in 2007. Prior to William Blair, he worked in equity research for Credit Suisse and Banc of America Securities.

Awards and Affiliations

2017 Thomson Reuters #1 Stock Picker, #1 Earnings Estimator, Real Estate Services & Development

Board Membership

Francis Xavier Warde School (Trustee)
St. Ignatius College Prep (Auxiliary Board)

Community Involvement

Children at the Crossroads

Notable Transactions

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a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

has been acquired by


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has been acquired by


has acquired

North American Regions

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a subsidiary of Ingram Content Group

has been acquired by

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has acquired

William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Gridiron Capital, LLC, in connection with its acquisition of Class Valuation, a portfolio company of Narrow Gauge Capital.

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Tech Enabled Services

William Blair’s Tech Enabled Services team is a trusted advisor to market-leading providers of specialized services powered by disruptive technology and/or innovative approaches. These companies count on our deep expertise in high-growth verticals and trusted relationships with strategic acquirers and financial sponsors focused on technology-enabled services.

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About William Blair

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

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Employees worldwide

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87 Years

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As of March 31, 2022
*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.

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