The business has grown exponentially in the past five years, now employing over 700 bankers in 23 locations. This round of promotions demonstrates the firm’s commitment to its people (and trademark ‘entrepreneurial spirit’), but notably, its effective delivery for clients as the business adds to its depth of sector knowledge and product offering.

“Despite a challenging year, we continue to prioritize investment into our workforce, knowing that our long-term success and consistent delivery for our clients depends on attracting and retaining the best possible talent. These promotions ensure we are well positioned to continue making a real difference in our marketplaces. Congratulations to each of the individuals promoted. We’re excited for the year ahead, and delighted to recognize the critical entrepreneurial culture that underpins our continued success.”

The promotions, effective April 1, 2024, include:

DC Advisory’s new Managing Directors:

  • Richard Darlington, Media & Telecom; Technology & Software, UK
  • Maxime Leclercq, Real Estate; Financial Services, France
  • Gaurav Mittal, Education; Technology & Software, India

 DC Advisory’s new Executive Directors:

  • Raphaël Calcagno, France
  • Carlos de Vicente, Spain
  • Xavier Hofmann, France
  • Theodoros Patramanis, Germany

 DC Advisory’s new Directors:

  • Nadir Amghar, France
  • Jacob Berman, US
  • Simon Borst, Germany
  • Marcantonio Colonna di Stigliano, Italy
  • Victor Fotopoulos, UK
  • Ryan Frew, US
  • Archanaa Jayaraman, India
  • Alistair Kefford, US
  • Sven Lange, Germany
  • Diego Montealegre, Spain
  • Mateusz Prudzynski, Poland
  • Nigel Boardman, UK (IT)
  • Laura Currie, UK (Finance)
  • Evelina Sepel, UK (HR)
  • Charlotte de Wilde, International (Marketing)


About DC Advisory

DC Advisory is an international investment bank committed to making a difference. As part of an established global business, we offer access to over 700 professionals in 23 locations throughout Asia, Europe and the US. Across 11 industry focused teams, we offer tailored, independent advice on M&A, debt raisings and restructurings, private capital, secondary advisory and access to unrivalled Asia investment knowledge. For more information, visit >