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

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

Stephen E. Reilly
Co-director of Research
D 617 946 3901

Lisa Thomas
Associate Director of Research
D 646 562 1388

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

  • used the proceeds for the Tranche One Loans to pay off a loan provided by Arosa Opportunistic Fund LP (Arosa) in the principal amount of $7.8 million plus interest and for working capital purposes
  • Mesa Air operates as Mesa Airlines and provides regional air service for American Airlines under the American Eagle banner and for United Airlines under the United Express brand.
  • Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (IEA) (NASDAQ: IEA) has signed an agreement to acquire Saiia Construction Company and American Civil Constructors (collectively The ACC Companies), a portfolio company of Insight Equity, in a transaction valued at $145.0 million.


General Contact

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