Managing Director, Head of EMEA
Apparel, Footwear & Accessories, Consumer Products, Household & Personal Care, Retail, Consumer
London[email protected] | 44-20-7710-7600 | v-Card
Prior to joining Stifel, Ash set up and led the European operations for Financo, the US consumer sector investment bank. Ash has over 23 years of investment banking experience and his consumer sector transaction experience covers the apparel and footwear sector, beauty and personal care, home décor, DTC and specialty retail. Notable transactions that he has been involved with are the disposals of Musto, Gill, Ben Sherman, Le Chameau, Paula’s Choice, Seraphine, Long Tall Sally, Woolrich, Hunter; the acquisitions of Reiss, Wisteria and Hilary’s Blinds as well as the joint venture between Ocado and Wm Morrisons.
Ash started his career at UBS, within investment banking advising media and retail clients, before subsequently moving to Hawkpoint and McQueen where he focused primarily on the retail and consumer brand sector.