Our Story

In 1987 a small group of entrepreneurial corporate finance and business advisors came together to support clients in cross-border transactions. 30 years later, we have grown into an international family of like-minded entrepreneurs with deep local market roots and world-class sector expertise. We are now 55 independent, successful firms with over 10,000 private company deals completed, and a track record which demonstrates that we deliver optimal deal terms and superior valuation for our clients. Our obsession is to make our clients’ business dreams a reality.

55 member firms across 5 continents

266 transactions closed in 2021

Over $8B in completed deals for 2021

100% independent members

78 partner offices from LA to Beijing

Deep local roots

Experienced specialists

25 languages spoken

Over 400 investment banking professionals

International corporate finance experts

Our Core Values

Openness and Camaraderie

Our camaraderie and openness give us powerful access to investors across all global markets. A broader selection of investors increases both competitive tension and the likelihood of finding the right investor –therefore delivering superior results for our clients.

Relentless Entrepreneurialism

Our global family of members are relentless entrepreneurs themselves, so we leave no stone unturned in getting the best deal for our clients. We use our in depth knowledge of local markets, corporate and financial investors in every sector to deliver the best value.

Tier one brand quality

We always put our clients first –in every country and in every language we know how to achieve success for them. When you choose a member firm in one country, you can be sure that all our members work to the same high quality and ethos. This synergy creates success.

Executive Team

Our board of directors are appointed via the network members, along with our administrator. Driven by our relentless entrepreneurial spirit, our team is committed to the growth and accessibility of our unique community via our world-class talent and sector expertise.


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John R. Sloan is President of Globalscope and CEO of J.Sloan & Co, a Dallas-based investment banking firm out of the US.

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Jim Keeling, recent Past-President of Globalscope, is Chairman and Chief Executive of Corbett Keeling, a UK corporate finance advisory firm.


Michael Moritz, Head of Events and Training, is Managing Partner at Carlsquare GmbH, an owner operated corporate finance boutique with offices in Hamburg, Munich and Berlin.


Martijn Peters, Head of Recruitment and Integration, is Managing Director of DEX international M&A, the Netherlands, an international M&A practice.

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José Diaz, Treasurer, is Partner Director of Insignia Financial Advisors, a specialized and independent corporate finance advisory boutique based out of Panama.


Al Melchiorre, Head of Sectors, is Founder and President at MelCap Partners, LLC, a middle market investment banking advisory firm in the USA.


Kamal Rungta, Head of Conferences, is CEO at RCS Advisors, Pvt. Ltd, a leading boutique Investment Bank based in India.


Stephen Jakob, Head of Marketing, is Co-founder and Partner at Osprey Capital, one of Canada’s leading independent mid-market investment banking and financial advisory firms.


Deniz Kartal, Head of Member Engagement, is Managing Partner at Orion Capital Partners, an award-winning finance team based out of Turkey.


Dr. Thomas Vettiger, Head of Strategic Development, is Managing Partner at IFBC, one of the leading independent financial advisors in Switzerland.

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Julie Aroune, Director of Operations, is at the heart of the family, dedicated to all operational aspects of executing strategic development for the benefit of our members.

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