Ed Bryant is the President and CEO of Sampford Advisors. Ed started Sampford because he wanted to provide world-class Investment Banking and Strategic Advisory that large companies have been accustomed to, to small and medium sized businesses. Ed has over 20 years of experience including over 16 years in Investment Banking with Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong, Singapore and New York. In that time, Ed raised in excess of $20 billion in equity and debt capital and completed over $10 billion in M&A transactions. Prior to founding Sampford, Ed held the CFO and VP of Corporate Development positions for three years at Conversant. Ed holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Studies from Sheffield University in England.
What makes Ed an expert?
Seasoned corporate finance and investment expert. Sampford Advisors has closed $20 Billion in transactions, leading the sell-side of acquistions for QuickTapSurvey, 2 Martello Tech acquisitions, Solufy and DataSplice, to name a few.
Raising capital is more than just putting money in the bank, when, why and how you take growth money is an essential to planning for the success of your SaaS company.