• Technology, Media & Telecom

    Houlihan Lokey’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group has earned a reputation for providing superior service and achieving outstanding results in M&A advisory, capital-raising, restructuring, and financial advisory services. In 2017 our TMT Group was ranked as the No. 1 M&A advisor for U.S. technology, media, entertainment & telecom transactions under $1 billion.

    2017 M&A Advisory Rankings U.S. Technology, Media, Entertainment & Telecom Transactions Under $1 Billion

    Houlihan Lokey35
    Goldman Sachs & Co28
    Morgan Stanley27
    JP Morgan21
    Raymond James Financial Inc19
    Source: Thomson Reuters
  • Sectors

    TMT sectors

    The TMT Group provides M&A advisory, private capital raising, debt and equity financing, restructuring services, financial opinions, valuations, and distressed services for hundreds of technology, telecom, media, entertainment, and gaming companies. 

    Our clients run the gamut, from early-stage businesses and midsize companies to large, publicly traded corporations. We understand that an industry driven by innovation and change requires the sophistication of an advisor who can think ahead of the market and utilize solid industry relationships to help advance your vision. We optimize client outcomes by running executed competitive processes, by focusing on deep domain knowledge to position for synergy and scarcity value, and by leveraging our world-class strategic and private equity access to bring the right senior decision-makers to the negotiation table. Our clients include a broad range of sectors listed below.

    • Adtech
    • Amazon Web Services/Azure/Hosting
    • Blockchain Technology
    • Broadcast Technology and Media Services
    • Consumer Internet Services
    • Customer Engagement Management
    • Data Analytics and Business Intelligence
    • Digital Gaming and eSports
    • Digital Marketing
    • Digital Music
    • Digital Publishing and Video
    • E-Commerce
    • Education and EdTech
    • Energy and Commodity Trading Technology
    • Enterprise Workflow and Content Management
    • Live Entertainment
    • ERP Software
    • Film, TV, and Music
    • Financial Technology
    • Hosting/Data Centers
    • Human Capital Management
    • Infrastructure Software
    • Internet of Things (IoT)
    • Legal Technology
    • Manufacturing Technology
    • Marketing Automation 
    • Mobility
    • Nonprofit Technology
    • Out-of-Home Entertainment
    • Out-of-Home Advertising & Digital Signage
    • Print Media and Publishing
    • Real Estate and Construction Technology
    • Security Software
    • Sports
    • Storage Technology
    • Supply Chain and Procurement
    • Telecom Carriers and Technology
    • Travel and Hospitality Technology
    • Virtual Reality  
  • Services

    Delivering insight and expertise to help advance your vision

    We guide clients through the complex financial and strategic challenges that they face during each stage of their business life cycle. As a leading advisory-focused independent investment bank, we are able to serve as a trusted advocate to our clients across a number of key disciplines.

  • Corporate Finance

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    Widely recognized as a leading M&A advisor, Houlihan Lokey has long-standing relationships with capital providers, including commercial banks and other senior credit providers, insurance funds, asset managers, and mezzanine fund investors.

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    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Capital Markets
    • Illiquid Financial Assets
    • Private Funds Advisory
    • Board Advisory

    Financial Restructuring

    Professionals in a boardroom

    With nearly 200 professionals worldwide, our team responds quickly in complicated situations. Every assignment is staffed with professionals who facilitate prompt completion of due diligence and analysis.

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    • Company Advisory
    • Creditor Advisory

    Additional Advisory Services

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    Over the past 40 years, Houlihan Lokey has established one of the largest worldwide financial advisory practices. In 2017, Thomson Reuters ranked us the No. 1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years.

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    • Transaction Opinions
    • Transaction Advisory Services
    • Tax & Financial Reporting Valuation
    • Portfolio Valuation & Fund Advisory Services
    • Real Estate Valuation & Advisory Services
    • Dispute Resolution Consulting
    • Tech+IP Advisory
    • Strategic Consulting

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Rob Louv

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Global Co-Head of the Technology, Media & Telecom Group

Rob Louv

Roy Kabla

Managing Director
Global Co-Head of the Technology, Media & Telecom Group

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