Minorities and women are finally getting a seat at the IPO underwriting table


CNBC featured Sobani Warner, Head of Equities, in an interview that covered diversity and inclusion in IPOs and the corporate bond market.


She said that while the firm, in its various parts, has been underwriting equity deals for two decades, there’s been a clear sea-change in the past year and a half as shareholders and activist groups have been demanding stronger action towards diversity.


“The tech companies along with companies in a variety of industries, perhaps all industries, are seeking to play their part in this really positive transition we’re going through,” Warner said in an interview.


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August 14, 2021

Written By Ari Levy

CNBC