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Daniel Klausner

Managing Director, Deals - Capital Markets Advisory
New York, NY, USA

Daniel joined PwC in 2015 to lead our IPO efforts in our PwC Deals group, focusing on advising companies on equity capital alternatives, structure of the IPO, investment bank and equity research analyst selection, development of the equity story, preliminary independent views on valuation, sizing, target investors, timing and the IPO/ equity raising process in general.  Daniel advises companies with their equity capital markets decisions as an “Independent Advisor” and helps companies navigate the capital markets.

Prior to joining PwC, Daniel was Head of Equity Corporate Finance, Americas in Equity Capital Markets Origination at UBS Investment Bank where he led the origination and execution of lead-managed equity products.  He advised clients on structuring, capitalization, projections, pre-IPO readiness, due diligence, corporate governance, timing, positioning, valuation and pricing strategy.  Daniel has advised 100+ clients on more than $150 billion of financings across a wide array of strategic financing activities including IPOs, follow-on offerings, carve-outs, spin-offs, block-trades, equity-linked and private placements.  He also brings broad expertise across a range of industries to the firm, including healthcare/biotech, oil and gas, consumer and retail, financial institutions, industrials, healthcare, technology and media. 

At UBS Investment Bank, Daniel was a permanent member of the Equity Commitment Committee which approved all lead-managed bookrun equity transactions.  Daniel previously worked at Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch in Investment Banking.  He also worked at FTI Capital Advisors.

Daniel holds a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania where he graduated magna cum laude and an MBA from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.


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