Bear M&A Vet Joins Silverfern

Edward Rimland has joined The Silverfern Group as a managing director. He previously was a senior managing director in the M&A group of Bear Stearns. 



The Silverfern Group, Inc. announced today that it has continued the expansion of its senior merchant banking team with the addition of Edward Rimland, who has joined the firm as a Managing Director.

Mr. Rimland brings over 20 years of Investment Banking experience to the Silverfern team. He has provided Mergers & Acquisitions, restructuring and financing advice to both public and private company clients primarily in the technology, media and telecom sectors. Over his career, he has been involved in the strategic analysis and tactical implementation of over $100 billion in Mergers & Acquisitions transactions, including domestic and international acquisitions, divestitures and defense advisory assignments.

Prior to joining Silverfern, Mr. Rimland was a Senior Managing Director in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. where he specialized in providing advisory services to the firm's technology clients as Head of Technology Mergers & Acquisitions. In addition, Mr. Rimland served as the TMT Group's Chief Operating officer for three years and was a member of the firm's Fairness Opinion and Valuation Committee for six years. His experience encompasses a wide variety of sub-industries within the technology sector including software, IT services, internet, aerospace/defense and semiconductors/hardware.

Prior to Bear Stearns, Mr. Rimland spent five years in the Mergers & Acquisitions Department of Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated.

Based in New York, Mr. Rimland will advise Silverfern Clients in the Technology, Media and Telecom sectors.

Silverfern Chairman & CEO Clive Holmes said, “Ed's joining The Silverfern Group as a Senior M&A Banker further demonstrates Silverfern's unique value proposition to its Clients — combining exclusive access to robust proprietary deal flow with the highest levels of Wall Street advice and negotiating deal experience.”

About The Silverfern Group, Inc.

The Silverfern Group, Inc. (Silverfern) is an independently owned Merchant Bank specializing in Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity Fundraising, and through its affiliates Silverfern Co-Investment Partners and Silverfern Debt Advisors in making private equity co-investments and debt investments with relationship private equity firms and corporates worldwide. Silverfern's senior bankers deliver a compelling competitive advantage to its Clients — combining exclusive access to robust proprietary deal flow and leading managers with the highest levels of Wall Street advice, analytical support and negotiating deal experience to be found outside the bulge bracket Wall Street banks. The Silverfern Group, Inc. is a U.S. Broker-Dealer. Member FINRA.