Will Pittman is a Managing Director in Consumer & Retail Investment Banking Group at Stifel focusing on Consumer Goods companies. Over his 20 year career, Will has led numerous M&A, financing and recapitalization transactions across household products, enthusiast products, personal care, pet care, toy, and youth enrichment, and his past clients include leading brands, innovators, industry consolidators, and differentiated service providers that support the consumer & retail industry.
Will joined Stifel in Fall 2023 from BlackArch Partners, where he served as Managing Director and Co-head of Consumer & Retail for nearly four years. Prior to BlackArch Partners, Will spent more than 12 years at Jefferies, where he was a founding member of the firm’s Consumer & Retail group, rising from Investment Banking Associate to Managing Director. Will’s experience prior to Jefferies includes Associate roles at Wachovia Securities and BB&T Capital Markets.
Will earned an MBA from Wake Forest University School of Business and a JD from Wake Forest School of Law.