Jace Kowalzyk

Managing Director
Technology Investment Banking
San Francisco, CA

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Jace Kowalzyk

Jace Kowalzyk is a managing director in the Piper Sandler technology group and is based in San Francisco, California.

Kowalzyk has over 20 years of technology investment banking experience focused on covering IT, networking, infrastructure software and hardware companies. He re-joined Piper Sandler in 2020 after spending the past nine years at Union Square Advisors, where for the past five years he was a Partner based in San Francisco and New York leading the firms’ coverage of IT infrastructure and networking sectors. Earlier in his career, Kowalzyk spent eight years at Piper Jaffray, having joined the firm in 2000, in the technology M&A group covering the communications, software and semiconductor sectors. Kowalzyk has extensive U.S. and international transaction experience including buy-side, sell-side, fairness opinions, financings, hostile and defense advisory assignments.

Prior to investment banking, Kowalzyk worked for Koch Industries where he was a member of the firm’s ventures group and in the corporate finance group at Sprint.