Peter Phipson is a managing director of Evercore’s strategic advisory business, specialising in financial services.
He has advised on a broad range of M&A and capital markets transactions across various subsectors of the financial services market, with a particular focus on insurance distribution and underwriting.
Notable transactions include advising on BMS’s investment from Eurazeo, CFC’s investment from EQT; Peel Hunt’s IPO; HGGC’s investment in Specialist Risk Group; Hg’s investment in Howden; A-Plan Group’s sale to Howden; Convex’s capitalization, launch and follow-on equity raises; and McGill and Partners’ capitalisation and launch.
Prior to Evercore, Mr. Phipson was a partner of Lexicon Partners, the corporate finance advisory business acquired by Evercore in 2011. Before joining Lexicon in 2007, he worked at Ernst & Young in the financial services M&A team.
Mr. Phipson has a degree in Spanish from Bristol University.