Senior Managing Director
Ira Wolfson is a Senior Managing Director of Evercore's corporate advisory business.
Mr. Wolfson has been an advisor to companies and investment firms worldwide in the industrials sector for more than 22 years. Mr. Wolfson was previously with Rothschild & Co. for 15 years, where was an Executive Vice Chairman, and co-Head of Global Industrials and Co-Head of Global Aerospace and Defense. Previously he was with Thomas Weisel Partners and Furman Selz.
Mr. Wolfson has advised on a number of notable transactions and advisory assignments for a range of clients, including Armor Holdings, BAE Systems, Black Diamond Equipment Company, The Carlyle Group, Cerberus, Dow Corning, EADS, Esterline, Federal-Mogul Corporation, Greenbriar, ITT Corporation, JF Lehman, The Jordan Company, KKR, Landmark Aviation, Lear Corporation, Meggitt, Melrose, Mercury Systems, Nexteer Automotive, Rio Tinto, Teledyne, Textron, Tower International, US Government (GM and Chrysler reorganizations), United Airlines, Visteon Corporation, and WestPoint Stevens.
Mr. Wolfson graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University in 1994.