Meet Vishal Tayal

Vishal Tayal joined Ocean Tomo Investment Group (OTIG) in January, 2017. Ocean Tomo Investment Group, LLC a subsidiary of Ocean Tomo, LLC, formed in 2015 as a licensed broker dealer under federal and state securities law. He holds the FINRA Series 7 license. ( | Broker Check CRD: 4850884).

OTIG provides technology-rich companies with holistic Advisory, Investment Banking and Capital Raising Services. Our services fill a void in investment banking by blending traditional Advisory, Investment Banking and Capital Raising functions with our unique understanding of intellectual property (IP) – an underutilized asset class that requires specific expertise to evaluate and extract value. Vishal is a Director with Ocean Tomo’s Investments Practice in the San Francisco office.

Vishal assists in the firm’s investment banking initiatives, including IP-based transaction advisory, leveraged buyouts, financing, and other non-traditional capital market solutions. Vishal has experience advising clients across a broad spectrum of industries and technologies including; product strategy, business development, start-ups, corporate finance, raising capital and merger integration.

Vishal has led multi-billion dollar M&A and financing transactions with Bank of America and also executed early stage growth capital and sponsor recapitalizations with boutique investment banks. His strategy advisory includes activist defense planning, directing lender on restructuring, formulating partnerships for growth for several Fortune-500 companies. He has led the corporate development and strategy efforts for Sybase (SAP) including integration for SAP’s acquisition of Sybase. Earlier in his career, he has led business development and operations efforts for start-ups.

Author: Kristi L. Stathis