Technology + Media + Telecom

Our Technology + Media + Telecom (TMT) practice furnishes in-depth market expertise, financing and M&A advisory solutions to industry bellwethers as well as emerging upstarts. With offices in New York and San Francisco, we leverage our global footprint and expertise to provide corporate clients and the TMT ecosystem with holistic solutions.

Whether you need growth capital, are planning an IPO or making an acquisition, our seasoned TMT bankers will craft the right solution. Working closely with our product and financial sponsor groups, our TMT professionals deliver significant value and best-in-class execution to our clients.

Smart capital for rising and established TMT companies

Our practice focuses on the Telecom, Media, Software, Internet, Electronic, IT Services and Fintech segments. Mizuho has backed high-profile tech IPOs and played a leading role in financing recent take-privates and mergers.


  • #9 in TMT Investment Grade Bonds for 2021
  • Underwriter of IPOs including ForgeRock, Credo Semiconductor, Coupang, Robinhood, UiPath
  • Lead financing source for leveraged buyouts of Citrix, Nielsen, Verizon Media, McAfee and DirecTV and lead financing source for merger financing for Warner Bros. Discovery
  • Advisor on M&A transactions including:
  • Evergreen Coast Capital and Brookfield's $16 billion acquisition of Nielsen 
  • Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital's $16.5 billion acquisition of Citrix
  • Apollo's $5 billion acquisition of Verizon Media
  • Exclusive advisor to LogMeIn in sale of Bold360 Genesys
  • Advisor to Dell on its spin-off of VMWare
  • Advisor to Murata in its $322 million acquisition of Resonant




Industry expertise


  • Telecom
  • Media
  • Software
  • Internet
  • Electronics
  • FinTech
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