Kamal R. Bajoria

Managing Director, Financial Institutions Investment Banking

Kamal Bajoria is Managing Director covering depositories and other financial institutions at Wedbush Securities.

Throughout his career, Kamal has successfully originated and executed a number of capital raising, M&A, and strategic advisory transactions for his clients exceeding $6 billion in transaction value. Kamal has in depth experience in evaluating complex structures and transaction alternatives in order to recommend best course of action to his clients.  He has lead and successfully consummated transactions in challenging markets and circumstances.  His capital markets expertise includes IPOs, follow-on offerings, private placements, at-the-market (ATM) offerings, and de novo capital offerings of common stock, preferred stock and debt securities.  He has represented several clients on M&A transactions and has a thorough understanding of the strategic landscape.

Prior to Wedbush, Kamal was Managing Director leading Western US depository investment banking coverage at B. Riley FBR.  Kamal started his investment banking career at Bear Stearns & Co in New York where he was focused on transaction execution across financial institutions’ sectors including depositories, REITs, insurance and asset management.

Kamal received a B.S. in Finance and Communications from Bryant University and a MBA from Yale University’s School of Management