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Carlsquare in North America

Local knowledge with a global reach.


US & Canada Experts

Our team, led by Susan Blanco & John Cooper, has decades of experience in the US and Canadian markets. We have closed hundreds of successful transactions with companies based or doing business in the US and Canada and maintain close ties with senior decision-makers across a range of sectors.

Worldwide Network

We are fully integrated into Carlsquare’s global platform. Leveraging our international connections, we enable US & Canadian firms to seize transformative opportunities for cross-border M&A, growth equity and debt financing.

Emphasis on Partnership

We build long-term relationships that often begin years before a transaction and continue well beyond its successful completion. We see our role as a partner, providing unbiased advice to optimize outcomes for all parties at every stage.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Growth Equity

IPO Advisory

Debt Advisory

Software & TMT

Consumer & Internet

Business Services

Industrial Technology

Life Science

Energy & Infrastructure


In 2023 Capital Clarity, a renowned Silicon Valley-based tech investment bank, joined forces with Carlsquare. The founders of Capital Clarity, Susan Blanco and John Cooper, assumed roles as Managing Partners at Carlsquare.

The Carlsquare Group is a leading global technology investment bank. Like many of our clients, we built up our business from scratch, underpinning our growth through a series of international acquisitions. Starting as a single office in Hamburg, Carlsquare now spans 11 locations, 8 countries and 2 continents. Our bespoke advisory services enable successful growth companies, market leaders and investors all around the world to achieve their strategic objectives.

Contact Us

Susan  Blanco
Susan Blanco LinkedIn
Managing Partner
John  Cooper
John Cooper LinkedIn
Managing Partner
Travis  Mahoney
Travis Mahoney
Senior Vice President
Jon Tingling
Jon Tingling LinkedIn
Senior Vice President

12 Geary St, 8th Floor

San Francisco, CA 94108

+1 415 237 3445

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Vancouver, BC V6C 2R6, Canada