Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that Scott Silverglate has joined the firm’s investment banking business as a senior managing director focused on advising clients in the software sector. He will be based in Menlo Park.
Mr. Silverglate joins after nearly a decade at Goldman Sachs where he was a managing director leading the industrial software practice and advising clients across the corporate, private equity and venture communities. His 20 years of experience also includes leading industrial software coverage at SVB Securities and serving as a senior banker at Jefferies focused on technology mergers and acquisitions.
“We are thrilled to have Scott join the team in this fast-growing sector to add additional strength to our software, financial sponsor and industrial coverage efforts,” said Naveen Nataraj, co-head of Evercore’s U.S. Advisory business. “Scott’s deep industry knowledge and extensive transaction experience across the software and industrial ecosystems will be extremely valuable to our platform.”
Mr. Silverglate said, “Evercore has advised on some of the most high-profile situations in recent years. Their focus on providing high-quality, differentiated and independent advice is highly valued by clients. I’m excited about the opportunity to join Evercore and to partner with a highly talented team as we enhance our leadership in software.”
Mr. Silverglate earned a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Stanford University.
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