Investment Banking Vice President, TMT

Investment Banking

New York, NY

Cowen’s Investment Banking TMT group is currently seeking Vice President candidates for their New York and San Francisco offices. Successful candidates will play a vital role in all aspects of sourcing and executing transactions and maintaining strategic dialog with clientsCandidates will be responsible for managing and executing a wide range of complex transactions, while also playing a critical role in developing our junior professionals. 


Specific responsibilities include: 

  • Overseeing and directing detailed valuation analyses, including DCF, trading comparables, transaction precedents and LBO modeling 
  • Constructing detailed merger consequences and other financial analyses in the context of M&A transactions 
  • Managing deal execution and project management throughout the transaction 
  • Preparing presentation materials and participating in and leading marketing meetings with key clients 
  • Interacting with senior Cowen team members and client management teams on a daily basis to execute transactions and discuss strategic alternatives 
  • Providing leadership, mentorship and supervision to Associates and Analysts 


Candidates must have a strong interest in investment banking underpinned by solid quantitative and analytical skills.  He or she should be able to think creatively about a range of strategic issues confronting the firm’s clients and have an exceptional grasp on accounting, valuation, finance, and business strategy.  Specific qualifications include: 

  • Bachelors’ degree from a leading university; MBA is preferred 
  • Minimum of 5 years working in investment banking, industry specific transaction experience is a plus 
  • High levels of ethics, integrity and judgment 
  • Ability to comfortably interact with senior clients in a professional setting 
  • Strong intellectual curiosity 
  • Extensive financial modeling skills  
  • Comfort in and commitment to a teamwork environment 
  • Highly organized, detail oriented and proactive 
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills