A Leader in the Markets Driving our Economy

As a trusted advisor to leading companies across the technology business lifecycle we believe in a client, not transaction, focused approach.  

$67B 200+ 50+
  Software advisory $
  value since 2017
  since 2017
  Dedicated software &
  technology bankers

Piper Sandler acquired DBO Partners, an independent technology investment banking firm in the San Francisco Bay Area, on October 7, 2022. View our press release to learn more.


With extensive transaction experience in the technology sector, we have the skills and resources necessary to assist clients with the significant growth and acquisition opportunities available in this ever-evolving and converging industry.

Application Software
  • Call center & customer experience management
  • CRM/Sales and marketing
  • Content management
  • Enterprise resource planning
  • Human capital management
  • Supply chain management
  • UCaaS
  • Workflow and collaboration
Internet, Digital Media and Gaming
  • AdTech
  • Consumer internet
  • eCommerce
  • Gaming
  • Marketplace
  • Business process outsourcing
  • Consulting & professional services
  • Government services
  • Information services
  • IT services
  • Managed services
  • Outsourced services
  • Tech-enabled services
  • Workflow and collaboration
Infrastructure Software
  • Business intelligence & analytics
  • Cloud & DevOps
  • IaaS
  • IoT
  • ITOM & AI Ops
  • Mobility
  • Storage
Financial Technology
  • Commerce & integrated payments
  • Financial SaaS
  • Fraud compliance & risk detection
  • Insurance technology
  • Networking & communications infrastructure
  • Electronics & optics
  • Semiconductors
  • 3D printing
  • Drones & robotics
Vertical Software
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Governance, risk management & compliance
  • Government
  • Legal & professional
  • Non-Profit
  • Real estate
  • Restaurant
  • Retail & hospitality
  • Sports
  • Transportation & logistics
  • Cybersecurity
  • Defense technology
  • Government services


Our advisory services encompass sell-side and buy-side M&A, equity and debt capital markets, general partner advisory, private placements, and restructuring & special situations. In addition to capital markets and M&A advisory services, the firm has a leading technology equity research team with more than 100 companies under coverage. See our analysts to learn more.


Our clients have access to an international platform – we maintain strong relationships with leading companies and investors worldwide. Our team provides clients with exceptional knowledge, experience and resources to navigate the increasingly complex transactions of today.

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