DC Advisory appoints MD
DC Advisory, an international investment bank, has appointed John S Lanza as a new Managing Director in the Business & Tech-Enabled Services team, based in New York.
Lanza joins following six years as Managing Director at Stifel, where he led the execution of over 20 deals in the business services space – notably the sale of Advent Systems to Allied Universal and the acquisition of SNI Companies by GEE Group. Prior to this, John spent a decade at Merrill Lynch.
Scott Wieler, Chairman, DC Advisory US, says: “It’s no secret that the digital transformation seen worldwide throughout the pandemic means untapped M&A opportunities in the Business & Tech-Enabled Services space. John’s depth of sector expertise, market reputation and long-standing relationships – with both market operators and financial sponsors – means that we are well-positioned to make a difference to our clients, and continue to deliver a global platform in this vertical. We’re excited for John to join the team!”
Lanza, Managing Director, DC Advisory US, says: “DC Advisory’s growing market reputation and capacity to deliver a truly global platform is what makes this such an exciting opportunity! I’m looking forward to making a difference to new and existing clients with the business as it continues to expand.”