From Basic Materials to Industrial Innovation, Cowen understands how changing technologies and opportunities permeate both emerging and established businesses.

Investment Banking capabilities for
Industrials sector

The Industrials team has significant transaction experience advising companies on capital markets and strategic advisory transactions. We offer a full suite of products including private and public equity, PIPEs, strategic advisory, mergers & acquisitions, convertible debt and high yield.

Within the Industrials industry, our team focuses on clients in the following sectors:

  • A&D / Specialty Metals
    • Aerospace
    • Defense
    • Government Services
    • Specialty Metals
  • Transportation
    • Airlines & Aircraft Leasing
    • Automotive Technology
    • Trucking & Logistics
    • Railroads & Leasing


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  • Infrastructure Services
    • Building Materials
    • Engineering & Construction
    • Operations & Maintenance
    • Support Services & Technology
  • Diversified Industrials
    • Distribution
    • Engineered Components
    • Industrial & Environmental Services
    • Industrial Automation


Latest Transactions

  • Hines Corporation is a family-owned industrial company based in Spring Lake, Michigan. It holds a diverse set of North American manufacturing companies serving the commercial and industrial markets.
  • Monocle Acquisition Corporation, a Delaware corporation, is a blank check company newly formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, recapitalization, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses.
  • XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world.


General Contact

John P. Nelson
Head of Aerospace & Defense / Industrials
D 646 562 1186

Research capabilities for
Industrials sector

Cowen’s Industrials team brings together macro analysis, extensive field work, a deep network of industry contacts and sound fundamental research to analyze investment opportunities and risks in companies spanning economies new and old.


Whether considering leading edge industrial innovation and technology, “stuff that rusts,” airlines, railways, trucking, logistics and container leasing, Cowen’s analysts focus on significant themes and trends often overlooked in the market, delivering thoughtful investment analysis intended to drive outperformance.

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General Contact

Robert Fagin
Head of Research
D 646 562 1310

Lisa Thomas
Associate Director of Research
D 646 562 1388