Signal Hill is a firm full of strong, talented individuals who, working together, offer clients an extended crew of tenacious advocates. Our executive leadership is a tried-and-tested team who bring a broad range of leadership and management experience to our company and clients. These professionals help guide our clients to Greater Outcomes®.
Scott Wieler, Chairman
Scott Wieler has more than 30 years of investment banking experience with buy side and sell side clients. He has created more than $70+ billion in transaction value for clients through M&A, private placements, venture and growth capital, divestitures, fairness opinions/valuations, defense advisory, and corporate restructurings. Prior to founding Signal Hill in 2002, Mr. Wieler was Head of the Global Telecommunications Group at DB Alex. Brown, where he supervised approximately 100 employees across numerous offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. While global co-head of media and communications, his group completed an excess of 180 transactions including 90 public, private equity and convertible issues raising in excess of $34 billion; 44 high yield and investment grade offerings raising more than $15.5 billion and 46 merger and acquisition assignments with value in excess of $16.5 billion.
Greg Ager, Managing Director, Software
Mr. Ager brings more than 25 years of investment banking experience to his client engagements with a primary focus on SaaS & Enterprise Application Software.
Eric Edmondson, Managing Director, Software
Eric brings more than 30 years of investment banking experience to Signal Hill, specializing in mergers, acquisitions, restructurings and private placements across the technology, healthcare and business services sectors.
Jeff Nahley, Managing Director, Services
Jeff Nahley has more than 25 years of investment banking experience concentrated in the Business Services, Government Outsourcing and Healthcare sectors. Prior to joining Signal Hill, Mr. Nahley was a Founder, Board Member and Head of the Investment Banking Group with Avondale Partners, LLC. During his tenure, Avondale completed approximately 120 investment banking transactions and assignments approaching $11 Billion of value, with Mr. Nahley completing approximately 50 transactions and assignments exceeding $5 Billion of value.
Klaas Oskam, Managing Director, Signal Hill India
Klaas Oskam brings more than 16 years of middle market investment banking experience to Signal Hill, of which the last 12 years focused on Technology M&A and private placements. Over the last five years Mr. Oskam has personally led and closed in excess of 10 transactions across Enterprise Software, IT Services, Internet & Digital Media and Education Technology. Prior to joining Signal Hill in early 2012 to start the Signal Hill India operations, Mr. Oskam was a Director in the Investment Banking team of Ernst & Young India.