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Alex Jais

  • Managing Director
  • Investment Banking
  • Strategic Advisory
  • Houston

Alex Jais is a managing director in Evercore’s strategic advisory practice 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 public sale to Occidental Petroleum, and Cimarex Energy on its 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’s W.P. Carey School of Business.