Vishal Tayal is a Director in Ocean Tomo Investment Group and leads Transaction Advisory and Investments opportunities. He holds the FINRA Series 7 license.

Mr. Tayal brings a comprehensive and balanced investment banking, strategy and business development background to Ocean Tomo. He is a seasoned investment banking and strategy executive with experience in M&A, product strategy, business development, start-ups, corporate finance, raising capital and merger integration. He has over 15 years of advisory and operational experience in technology with Ernst & Young Capital Advisors, Sybase (SAP), Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Deloitte Consulting.

Mr. Tayal has led multi-billion dollar M&A and financing transactions with Bank of America and also executed early stage growth capital and sponsor recapitalizations with boutique investment banks. His strategy advisory includes activist defense planning, directing lender on restructuring, formulating partnerships for growth for several Fortune-500 companies. He has led the corporate development and strategy efforts for Sybase (SAP) including integration for SAP’s acquisition of Sybase. Earlier in his career, he has led business development and operations efforts for start-ups.

Mr. Tayal holds an MBA in Finance from Michigan State and a BS in Engineering from University of Missouri.