Senior Vice President - Strategic Advisory - New York , New York, United States, 10001

EY's Transaction Advisory Services practice (TAS) provides integrated, objective strategic advisory services with world class global execution capabilities. TAS has over 11,000 professionals across nearly 100 countries, with over 250 transaction professionals aligned to EY's Financial Services Office (FSO) that focus exclusively on financial services clients and their unique issues. Within our FSO, EY provides an extensive range of transaction advisory services including investment banking, strategy work, M&A diligence, M&A integration, valuation and business modeling, real estate advisory, and restructuring. Our industry teams understand the specific competitive environments in which our clients operate. We work on the basis of creating long-term relationships with our clients and our teams work closely with them to understand their short and long-term goals - being there at every stage to identify potential risks and take advantage of opportunities.

EY's Financial Service Office is currently on a strategic initiative to service our clients within the C-Suite by providing strategic investment banking dialogue to generate revenue across all offered Transaction Advisory Service lines. This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Investment Banking professional with banking industry experience to leverage years of knowledge into a professional services firm environment.

The strategic advisory engagements would encompass areas strategic to the bank space including, but not limited to, strategic M&A options, franchise competitiveness and strategy, divestiture and restructuring, valuation, sale vs IPO, capital optimization, investor considerations, the strategic impact of regulatory regulations upon capital and liquidity, and balance sheet advisory. The candidate would leverage past investment banking experience to provide strategic advisory services offered across the TAS platform. The candidate would also be offering the ability to broaden TAS engagements by adding expertise in key execution elements and to identify and originate work for other service lines across the broader EY platform. Qualified candidates will be or have been at a VP level within Investment Banking and focused on the Banking sector.


  • A master's degree and at least 10 years of related work experience. VP level or above within Investment Banking focused on serving clients in the banking industry.
  • Extensive M&A execution experience.
  • Strong technical and quantitative skills; superior understanding of and ability to critique and evaluate financial analysis and modeling.
  • Solid experience with both identifying transactions and leading execution within the banking industry.
  • Ability to work directly with clients as the most senior team representative.
  • Strong project management, leadership, and teamwork skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Willingness and ability to travel as necessary - up to 30%.

We are currently looking for a Senior Vice President (Senior Manager) with a background in investment banking (focused on the Banking sector), M & A execution and capital raising to support the necessary framework for strategic advisory engagements offered across the entire TAS platform, and the execution of such. This position would also train and leverage existing EY junior support relating to models and pitch materials to support EY's strategic dialogue while facilitating the engagement execution.