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Rising Stars – M&A – Tales from the Trenches

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The next Rising Stars Advisory Board of Directors meeting is on Tuesday, March 10th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.  (NOTE NEW TIME)

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Tales from the Trenches

Come and hear M&A investment banking veteran, Jan Robertson, discuss her career in M&A. Focus will be on deal war stories and lessons learned. She will be happy to answer your questions about a career in the exciting world of investment banking.

Jan Robertson
Managing Partner, CFO and Co-Founder
SiVal Advisors


Managing Partner, CFO and Co-Founder of SiVal Advisors, a technology-focused mergers & acquisitions advisory firm located in Silicon Valley, California. Ms. Robertson, a frequent speaker and author on topics related to M&A, has advised numerous clients and boards of directors on a wide variety of transactions over her thirty-year career. Prior to SiVal Advisors, Jan was Managing Director in Needham & Company’s Menlo Park, CA office, where she built the M&A practice from 1997 to 2002, and prior to that was a Managing Director, M&A at RBC Capital Markets in Toronto. She is a frequent speaker on M&A related topics in the U.S. and internationally. In 2012 Jan was honored as one of Silicon Valley’s “Top 100 Women of Influence”.


SiVal Advisors professionals have completed over 500 transactions worth $12 billion in deal value. Based in Silicon Valley with connections around the globe, we serve clients in a range of technology industries including: software, business services, e-commerce, healthcare, and manufacturing, with valuations, growth funding, acquisitions, mergers and sales of businesses.


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