Corporate Finance International (CFI) is a trusted advisor to the middle-market providing worldwide M&A advice on sell-side and buy-side transactions for its clients. CFI was founded in 2006 with a global objective. We continue to build long-term relationships with companies and collaborate with executives who are looking to sell their businesses, raise additional capital, or grow strategically.

Our greatest strength comes from our rich history and partnership with 14 independent investment banks based in 18 different countries. Our goal is to remain local while being able to leverage our international network to maximize value for our clients. This allows us to support the strategy and the development of our clients on a global scale.

CFI encompasses over 250 investment-banking professionals that are proud to be working alongside successful businesses and investors. Each CFI member operates independently which guarantees first-class advice and service.

CFI in summary:

  • Global reach with local offices in 18 countries.
  • 250 dedicated professionals in the core M&A markets across the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
  • An experienced, partner-owned firm with numerous years of experience.
  • Integrated teams with a deep focus on 16 targeted sectors.
  • A culture that fosters collaboration and long-term personal relationships on a global scale.

CFI bolsters international relationships with decision makers at the most acquisitive strategic enterprises and private equity groups with a strong presence in core M&A markets. We consistently leverage our robust cross-border capabilities while helping our clients navigate the financial markets and divergent cultures.

CFI organises itself into 16 international sector teams. These sector teams combine globalised industry expertise that can be vital in properly positioning a company towards a successful transaction. Continuous dialogue with strategic companies and private equity groups in these select sectors gives CFI the ability to target and approach the most applicable buyers, sellers, or investors for our clients. CFI is wholly committed to understanding what makes our clients unique in order to unlock creative and powerful solutions.