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Alex Jais

  • Managing Director
  • Investment Banking
  • Strategic Advisory
  • Houston

Alex Jais is a managing director in Evercore’s strategic advisory business focused on global efforts in energy and diversified sectors.

Since joining Evercore, Mr. Jais has been involved in numerous global and domestic M&A, capital markets and activism defense assignments across the U.S., Europe and MENA (Middle East and North Africa). Examples of his client work include advising Cimarex Energy on its $17B public merger with Cabot Energy, Anadarko on its $60B public sale to Occidental Petroleum, and Cimarex Energy on its $1.6B public acquisition of Resolute Energy.

Previously, Mr. Jais was in energy investment banking at Deutsche Bank and HSBC and spent six years advising public, private and national companies on M&A assignments across South America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and MENA.

He earned his B.S. in finance from Arizona State University W.P. Carey School of Business.