After 18 months of COVID travel restrictions, I FINALLY made it to the US and spent some quality time with Ramone Param.

I’m delighted to announce that Ramone has been appointed to Managing Director of our North American business.  Ramone will be leading PCB Partners continued expansion into the region.

PCB Partners, global M&A advisory firm with a focus on serving digital and consulting businesses, has announced its expansion into North America with the appointment of Ramone Param based in New York to Managing Director of the region.

The founding of PCB Partners’ North American business is an important milestone reflecting the firm’s emphasis on strengthening its relationships and engagement with entrepreneurs, strategic buyers and private equity investors in the technology and consulting sector, and expanding on PCB Partners proven track record thus far in the region. PCB Partners presence in New York supports the firm’s global team headquartered in London with additional presence in Mumbai, Shanghai, Sydney and Tel Aviv.

Ben Doltis, Co-Founder of PCB Partners commented, “As our business continues to see growing new opportunities in North America, we want to strengthen our presence and leadership on the ground to better serve our regional clients.”

Ramone Param has been appointed to Managing Director of PCB Partners in North America. Ramone will also lead global operations for the firm. Ramone was formerly a director of Equiteq and part of the initial team that formed their North American business. He was also a founding member of PwC’s Global Corporate Development team advising the network on acquisitions in the consulting and technology space globally. Ramone is a regular guest speaker and student liaison for the DCE Management Consulting course at Harvard University. Ramone has also been listed as an Emerging Leader by The M&A Advisor.

Ramone commented, “I’m incredibly excited by the opportunities for PCB Partners in North America to support the firm’s rapid global growth. North America remains a key market for innovation in the digital transformation and professional services market, and therefore for our firm’s coverage.”

About PCB Partners (

PCB Partners provides buy-side and sell-side services, with a focus on disruptive technologies, digital transformation, management consulting and creative marketing services businesses. Ben Doltis founded PCB Partners with one-time LDC Managing Director, Tim Farazmand in 2018. The leadership have built a world class team of some 20 people, from diverse backgrounds. In order to achieve their objectives, it was important for PCB to hire outside of traditional M&A staff and attract entrepreneurs who had first-hand experience of buying and selling their own companies.  In addition to to Ramone, these have included Brett Newland (ex-Accenture Security COO), Peter Jacobs (former PwC senior partner), Mark Casement (PWC), and advisor Andrew Bloch (Founder of Frank PR) in the UK;  Animesh Parihar (ex-Head of Global Delivery at Finastra) in India, Sunnie De Grow in Shanghai (PWC) Matthew Melhuish (Founder of BMF and former Enero CEO) in Australia and advisor Erez Benovich in Israel. The firm have also invested in a dedicated research team with strong relationships with academia and industry associations. In a short space of time PCB Partners has created a new kind of M&A Advisory Firm recognized by major corporates and private equity investors in the technology and consulting space.

Ben Doltis Co-founder