Vice President - Tech Enabled Services (IoT, Security, Smart Premises)
Saliq Khan is currently a Vice President at Imperial Capital, LLC in the New York City office. Over the last several years he has been covering tech-enabled services and software companies, with a strong focus on IoT, Security and Smart Home. He currently sits on the Advisory Board of Toronto-based LocateMotion.
Saliq's role goes beyond the typical investment and financial valuation and reporting. He regularly visits the management teams of privately held and publicly traded companies and speaks with them about how they are improving their operations, their growth profile, and creating a competitive and strategic moat around themselves. He actively seeks out new investment ideas and industry trends at CES, RSA, IoT World, ISC West, CEDIA, among other well-known technology and security trade shows.
Prior to Imperial Capital, Saliq held various roles at Morgan Stanley Capital, Merrill Lynch and Citigroup. He earned an MBA, with a focus in information systems and data mining, from Johns Hopkins University; Masters in Finance, with a focus in quant finance and investment valuation, from Johns Hopkins University; and a Bachelor in Finance from Indiana University.
Imperial Capital, founded in 1997, is a full-service investment banking firm with offices in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Minneapolis, Boston, and Chicago. The firm currently employs over 230 professionals and offers a wide range of proprietary products and services to institutional investors, middle market companies, and private equity firms. Imperial Capital provides institutional clients research and sales and trading of high yield and distressed debt securities, bank debt, convertible bonds, preferred stocks, and equities. The firm provides middle market companies and financial sponsors with capital markets, merger and acquisitions, capital structure, restructuring and recapitalization advisory services. More information about Imperial Capital can be found at www.imperialcapital.com.