Silvercliff is an independent investment and merchant bank founded in 2021 by a team of veteran energy bankers. The Firm provides unconflicted financial advisory, differentiated capital solutions, and strategic consulting across all energy verticals without corporate constraints.* Silvercliff’s unique capabilities and broad capital markets reach enables clients to achieve financial and strategic goals while navigating a continually evolving energy landscape.
Career Background: Will Harrison is a founder and Managing Partner of Silvercliff Partners. Prior to founding Silvercliff, Will served as an Executive Director of Investment Banking at Moelis & Company. Prior to Moelis, Will served as an Associate in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs. He brings more than 15 years of experience advising clients across the energy sector in M&A, capital markets, and restructuring.
Education: B.A. Economics and Mathematics, Vanderbilt University; MBA, Louisiana State University
Career Background: Dave Bradshaw is a Senior Partner at Silvercliff Partners. He has over 30 of experience covering the energy space as an equity research analyst and as an investment banker. A Chartered Financial Analyst, Dave was top-ranked by Institutional Investor covering exploration and production companies for PaineWebber, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, and Deutsche Bank. He also held senior investment banking roles advising domestic and international companies across all energy verticals at Deutsche Bank, UBS, Tudor Pickering Holt, and most recently was a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division of Moelis & Company.
Education: B.S. Finance and Economics, Oklahoma State University; M.S. Finance, Texas Tech University
Capital Markets Solutions
With an expansive capital markets reach, including both traditional and non-traditional natural resources investors, Silvercliff provides unfettered access through tailored processes to achieve desired outcomes. The Firm’s service capabilities include equity, debt or equity-linked private placements and public offerings.
Silvercliff combines the M&A transactional experience and industry specialization of a large investment bank with the especial client focus, motivation, and senior-level attention of a committed advisory partner. Services include buyside, sellside, and joint venture/partnership assignments.
With a nimble approach to assisting clients achieve financial and strategic goals, Silvercliff offers a complementary suite of consulting services ranging from financial modeling, technical analysis, investor relations assistance, presentations, and marketing work. The Firm also provides access to creative structured risk solution products with broad applicability for energy clients.
Silvercliff is able to partner with clients on a principal basis to enhance client alignment and provide additional transaction flexibility. Unlike traditional advisors, Silvercliff is not conflicted when taking fees in-kind and is focused on the long-term success of the client.
*All securities transactions would be effected through SP Securities LLC (Member FINRA/SIPC).
Houston, Texas Office
2 Riverway, Suite 720
Houston, TX 77056