The LIATI Group is a boutique merchant banking firm focusing on customized
assignments in corporate, municipal and project financings. The firm provides
consulting and capital raising services for clients seeking institutional
capital to fund their development, growth and expansion. The firm also
provides a range of advisory and placement services for private equity funds and
for the portfolio companies of these funds.
The professionals of The LIATI Group have considerable experience raising
capital for a variety of companies, municipalities and projects.
Assignments have ranged from advising startup
companies with good products and services to
developing innovative financing solutions for
municipal authorities in the US and major
international project financings in mineral
extraction industries. The firm has also provided a
range of services to private equity funds, including
raising capital for their activities as well as
advising on specialized situations with portfolio
While the professionals at
the firm are generalists in their approach, they have particular expertise in
certain industries, including water, wastewater, power generation and
transmission, waste management and recycling, aerospace and industrial process
management and "green" technologies.
In addition, key executives at the firm have
extensive experience in state and local government
in the US and are considered subject matter experts
in various areas in public finance (including
budgeting), public policy, and the management and
investment of public pension funds.