The Marlin & Associates team is comprised of a group of seasoned professionals who have an unrelenting commitment to maximize value for our clients. Collectively, our team has advised on more than 200 financial Technology, Data and Analytics transactions in 27 countries countries around the world. Much of the team has been together since shortly after the firm was founded more than a dozen years ago. Several M&A partners have held global C-level and senior operating roles in relevant industry sectors. This deep operating experience combined with extensive transaction expertise enables Marlin & Associates to provide an unparalleled level of strategic and financial advice to our clients as well as execution capability in nearly every conceivable situation.
Our team has an extensive 17+ year track record of success during which we have built strong relationships that allow us to unlock shareholder value for our clients.
Chris Fieschko joined Marlin & Associates in 2019 as Vice President. He brings 6 years of progressive investment banking experience from advising middle-market companies in both US and international markets.
Before joining Marlin, Chris was an Associate with the Technology & Services Investment Banking team at Raymond James, primarily focusing on software, internet and tech-enabled services companies. Prior to this, his path included healthcare investment banking and equity research at firms such as Jefferies, Oppenheimer and SunTrust Robinson. Throughout this period he evaluated and executed numerous M&A advisory and capital raising assignments for private equity and corporate clients, including Aspire Financial’s sale to PCS Retirement.
Chris received his BS in Finance and Microbiology from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University in 2013. In his spare time, Chris enjoys cooking for his friends, traveling the world and rooting for Los Angeles based sports teams.