Griffon Capital’s Corporate Finance Advisory business uniquely combines know-how of the Iranian market and key players in each industry with international investment banking expertise. Our on-the-ground team is unique in its track record of leading and executing the only cross border M&A deals in Iran in the past few years. The foundations of our Corporate Finance business are built on a boutique corporate finance advisory firm (ABIC) with a 15 year track record which Griffon integrated in 2014. The Corporate Finance team is led by senior investment bankers with many years of experience leading transactions in bulge bracket European investment banks & emerging market finance institutions. Our senior team has extensive deal expertise in the Telecom, Technology, Consumer, Industrials, Petrochemicals, Oil and Gas and Power sectors. This expertise is further augmented by the wider sector knowledge of our Asset Management research team

Unrivalled Track Record

    • Executing largest recent cross border M&A deals in Iran
    • Integrated an existing advisory firm in 2014 – ABIC

    —An experienced team with over 15 years of local experience

    —Strong deal track record

Unique Team

    • Only team in Iran led by senior investment bankers from top international investment banks
    • Unique understanding of the local market
    • Ongoing strategic dialogue with key players in the market

M&A deals

    • Involved in virtually all landmark and industry defining cross border M&A deals in the country
    • Strategic business review services to the companies operating in Iran

Cross border M&A

    • No other firm has executed as many cross border deals as our team has
    • We handle the entire process from indentifying buyers/sellers to executing the mandate

Joint ventures

    • We help identify opportunities
    • Structure joint-ventures between both domestic and international partners

Capital Raising

    • We are able to tailor solutions to a company’s financing needs
    • We raise capital both in the form of debt and equity from public offerings and private placements


    • The team can respond quickly to complicated situations
    • We can help distressed companies restructure their balance sheets through a number of services

Debt Advisory

    • We can help advise on debt products bot listed and private
    • Both domestically and internationally

Structured Products

    • We have the Skills to create equity/debt linked products
    • The could be off-balance sheet to provide liqudity to any business