William Hayde is a Executive Partner and Co-Founder of IBC. He has been a Wall Street professional for over 25 years, in investment banking and the securities industry.  He has successfully raised a significant amount of growth and acquisition capital for middle market companies and facilitated mergers, acquisitions, financial restructurings and divestitures. Mr.Hayde has great insight into privately-held businesses, has assisted with strategic options, access to capital markets, and maximized value for clients.

From 2002-2009, he was co-owner of Waterville Investment Research which also operated a small Hedge Fund, and was successfully sold in 2009. He was an officer, director and controlling shareholder of E Global Marketing and W3 Group, Inc., public entities which were successfully merged with larger public companies.

Prior to focusing on investment banking, Mr. Hayde was Head of Corporate Finance for Brockington  Securities for over 12 years and was responsible for the firm’s underwriting activities, private placements, and initiation of trading. His current FINRA licenses include Series 6, 7, 24, 55 and 63 and the Investment Banking 79. Previously, at Aegis Capital Corp., he was responsible for compliance for all facets of the firm’s underwriting and selling group participation and developed their wholesale trading operation. He was the lead banker in over 200 underwritings and has managed and operated retail branch offices throughout the East Coast. Through his experience, Mr. Hayde has extensive knowledge of FINRA, NASDAQ and other regulatory bodies and issues.


  • Securities
  • Mergers
  • Acquisitions
  • Restructures & divestitures