Nikhil Mudgal is a Vice President with more than eight years of experience in Investment Banking and Commercial Lending. Specifically, Nikhil’s banking expertise spans a variety of verticals within Financial Institutions Sector – including banks, insurance companies, asset managers, broker dealers, market exchanges, and fintech companies.
Prior to joining Accordion, Nikhil was a Senior Investment Banking Associate at Sandler O’Neill Partners where he advised US Banks on potential strategic and financial alternatives.
Prior to Sandler, Nikhil worked as an Investment Banking Associate at Goldman Sachs in both their NYC and London offices, where he advised clients in the financial services sector on potential M&A opportunities, capital structure optimization, and capital planning strategy. His transactional experience includes mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, follow-on offerings, and equity & debt private placements. Notable projects include advising Her Majesty’s Treasury to help strategize and manage U.K. Government’s shareholdings in RBS and Lloyds Banking group. Nikhil’s team provided advice on transaction structuring, timing and valuation regarding the disposal of holdings, and capital markets options available to the UK Government.
Prior to Goldman, Nikhil worked in Jefferies’ Investment Banking group, where he executed on $5bn+ of M&A transactions for FIG clients. He collaborated with management teams to develop detailed financial models, conducted financial & operational due diligence, prepared fairness opinions, board/management presentations, information memoranda, and business pitches.
Nikhil holds an MBA in Finance from University of Pittsburgh and Bachelor in Engineering from University of Delhi, India.
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