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Alex Koles CEO / Founder / Managing Director at Evolve Capital Partners


Alexander Koles is the CEO / Founder / Managing Director of Evolve Capital Partners, a specialized investment bank focused on businesses that operate at the intersection of financial services and technology (FinTech). Koles has 14 + years of extensive advisory experience with private and public FinTech companies and global corporations. Evolve Capital Partners produces industry-leading research and advises companies on merger, divestiture and acquisition strategies, restructurings, and complex financings.

Subject matter expertise:
● Investment banking for companies across the spectrum of finance and technology including payments, alternative lending, securities / wealth tech, insurance, BPOs and bank technologies
● M&A transactions for public and privately held companies—domestic and international
● Cross-border banking transactions

Specialties: M&A, Buy-side, Sell-side, Capital raise, Restructurings, Deal negotiation, Competitive analysis, Due diligence, Valuation