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Ira Wolfson

  • Senior Managing Director
  • Investment Banking
  • Strategic Advisory
  • New York

Ira Wolfson is a senior managing director in Evercore’s strategic advisory practice. He has been an advisor to companies and investment firms worldwide for nearly 30 years.

Recent transactions include advising Teledyne Technologies on its $8B acquisition of FLIR Systems; Boeing on $30B of bond financing; BorgWarner on the spinoff of Phinia; Duff & Phelps on its $4.3B sale to Stone Point Capital; Adient on a series of M&A and debt financings totaling over $8B; Veritas Capital on its $17B sale of Athenahealth and $1.4B sale of Abaco Systems to Ametek; Hanon Systems on its $1.2B acquisition of Magna International’s Fluid Pressure & Controls Group; Esterline Technologies on its $4.1B sale to TransDigm Group; the Carlyle Group on the sales of Chromalloy, Sequa Precoat and Titan Ship Repair; and UPL on its $4.2B acquisition of Arysta LifeScience.

Previously, he was an executive vice chairman with Rothschild & Co, co-head of global industrials and co-head of global aerospace & defense.

He is a member of the Board of Visitors of Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy.

Mr. Wolfson earned a B.A. from Duke University.