Managing Director and Co-Head, Technology, Media and Telecom

Richard Vieira is a Managing Director and Co-Head of Cowen’s TMT Banking Team.  Mr. Vieira has over 24 years of experience with an emphasis on software markets and deep experience in infrastructure software.  Most recently Mr. Vieira was the Vice Chairman of Technology at Stifel Financial where he drove merger and acquisition (“M&A”) deal generation with a focus on sponsor coverage and larger private deal activity. Mr. Vieira was previously Managing Director and Group Head of Technology Banking at BMO Capital Markets, where he worked closely with Mr. Oustinow and Mr. Motwani. Earlier in his career, Mr. Vieira held senior technology banking roles at 2SV Capital, Jefferies, and Broadview International.


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