Asher Safvi

”Navigating an M&A transaction can be one of the most consequential moments in a company’s journey through all of the blood, sweat and tears invested along the way. As a financial advisor, I can think of no greater privilege – and responsibility – than working side by side with my clients to achieve a successful outcome with the highest level of execution quality, integrity and determination.”

Asher Safvi



  • Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Bachelor of Science in Policy Analysis and Management
  • Duke University, Fuqua School of Business, Master of Business Administration

Professional Credentials

  • FINRA – Licensed Professional

Asher Safvi is a Director in Intrepid’s Industrials and Business Services Group and is based in Charlotte, NC. Asher has over a decade of experience leading M&A, equity and debt transactions and other strategic advisory assignments on behalf of private equity-owned, family-owned and publicly traded companies with over 20 successfully completed transactions. Asher is responsible for coverage of the industrial technology sector, including industrial and building automation, IIoT. test and measurement, electrical products, engineered products and tech-enabled services.

Prior to joining Intrepid, Asher was a Director in the Industrial Technology & Software Group at Lazard, and he began his career in investment banking in Wells Fargo’s Industrials M&A group. Prior to his time in investment banking, Asher worked for a leading management consulting firm focused on operations strategy and implementation for manufacturing companies.

When not in the office, Asher enjoys spending time with his family and friends and passionately supporting the Buffalo Bills in their quest to (finally!) bring home a Super Bowl, and is an aspiring barbecue grill master.