New York, NY – November 2, 2015 — ICR, a leading strategic communications and advisory firm, today launched ICR Capital LLC, a subsidiary that provides a suite of capital markets advisory services designed to help financial sponsors and issuers achieve key transaction objectives.
As a registered broker dealer, ICR Capital provides independent counsel and deal oversight spanning IPOs, follow-on offerings, strategic M&A and capital sourcing. Led by capital markets veterans David A. Galper and Evelyn Infurna, ICR Capital comes to market with deep experience in deal structure, process and valuation as well as the backing of ICR’s broader team of highly-networked, sector-focused communications professionals who are immersed in industry fundamentals and market-driving trends.
“ICR Capital launches with the vision of bringing the highest level of strategic counsel and world-class execution to companies in need of an advisor that is industry focused and truly independent,” said Galper, CEO, ICR Capital. “This is a key differentiator in the marketplace and also uniquely positions our clients to articulate the merits of a transaction to all key stakeholders including investors, the media, employees and business partners. We are very excited about this important initiative and look forward to providing a suite of new services that will benefit private and public companies pursing a range of transactions.”
ICR Capital will be an integral partner for companies throughout the deal process, providing expert advice on a range of activities including banker selection, due diligence, strategy, capital sourcing and marketing transactions to the investment community. To learn more, visit www.icrcapital.com.
Established in 1998, ICR partners with companies to optimize transactions and execute strategic communications programs that achieve business goals, build credibility and enhance long-term enterprise value. The firm’s highly differentiated service model, which pairs capital markets veterans with senior communications professionals, brings deep sector knowledge and relationships to more than 500 clients in approximately 20 industries. Today, ICR is one of the largest and most experienced independent advisory firms in North America maintaining offices in New York, Norwalk, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco and Beijing.
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