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Olivier Christnacht

  • Managing Director
  • Investment Banking
  • Strategic Advisory
  • London

Olivier Christnacht is a managing director in Evercore’s strategic advisory business, with extensive corporate finance experience in the technology sector.

Mr. Christnacht has advised a number of technology clients on M&A transactions, including NortonLifeLock on its combination with Avast; Calypso Technology on its sale to Thoma Bravo; Eurazeo on its sale of Planet and subsequent reinvestment and co-control with Advent International; Network International on its cornerstone investment from Mastercard and acquisition of DPO Group; and Planet on its acquisition of 3C Payment; PayPal on its acquisition of iZettle.

Other notable deals include advising Optimal Payments on its reverse acquisition of Skrill and its move to the main market; 21st Century Fox on its sale of Sky Italy and Sky Germany to BSkyB; and Xchanging on its sale to Computer Sciences Corp.

Prior to joining Evercore, Mr. Christnacht was a vice president at Lazard, spending 10 years in the firm’s technology investment banking business in both the New York and London offices.

Mr. Christnacht holds a master’s degree in corporate finance from ESCP-EAP in Paris.