Vinay Saraiwala

Associate, Europe
Technology

Vinay joined Results as an Analyst in March 2020, following a successful internship with the firm. He works closely with the team in primarily advising clients in the Technology and Marketing sectors.

Prior to joining Results, he achieved Merit in his MSc in Financial Management from Warwick Business School and also worked for one of the biggest U.S. hedge fund companies in its Hyderabad office for more than two years.

Originally from India, he is a big fan of Cricket and enjoys playing Chess and Snooker. In his spare time, he loves travelling (or he used to – thank you Covid-19) and has visited twelve countries across Asia and Europe in the last four years (particularly for the dessert parlours there).

A dream deal would be to advise Microsoft on its acquisition of WeWork and then renaming it to Microsoft Office.

Latest Insights

Reports
19th July 2022

The Enterprise Stack – Q2 2022

The private M&A markets recorded just north of 500 deals for the quarter, a number significantly greater than that recorded in Q2 of 2021 (399), and well above pre-pandemic levels. This quarter further witnessed one of the biggest acquisitions in tech history – Broadcom’s $69Bn acquisition of VMware, as the chipmaker seeks to diversify and […]

Reports
19th July 2022

The Global Technology Market Review – Q2 2022

Private deal activity and valuations within the global technology market remain high in spite of macroeconomic uncertainty. M&A continues to be driven by further adoption of cloud and next-gen technologies, increased focus on strategic tuck-ins, and launching in new markets. As geopolitical uncertainty continues to impact public markets, the outlook for the second half of […]

Reports
4th May 2022

The Enterprise Stack – Q1 2022

The private M&A market witnessed a record quarter for deal volumes in Q1 2022, reaching just shy of 600 deals. This was delivered on the back of continued adoption of cloud technologies, increased investment into hybrid work environments and software vendors seeking to deepen their security posture. Results advised AI-powered brand language optimisation platform Phrasee […]

Reports
4th May 2022

The Global Technology Market Review – Q1 2022

Despite a backdrop of some macroeconomic uncertainty, private M&A activity within the global technology market saw a record quarter for deal volumes. This was delivered on the back of continued adoption of cloud technologies, increased focus on strategic tuck-ins, investment into hybrid work environments and software vendors seeking to deepen their security posture. As public […]

Reports
1st February 2022

The Enterprise Stack – FY 2021

A sustained demand for AI and data-driven technologies in 2021 ensured both private and public markets were increasingly active and drove more M&A activity in the Enterprise Software sector than ever before. The year rounded off on a high with total disclosed deal values in Q4 reaching close to $100Bn with Results having completed seven […]

Reports
1st February 2022

The Global Technology Market Review – FY 2021

Deal activity for 2021 has been strong – the acceleration of digital transformation at the onset of Covid-19 pandemic to drive enterprise protection, solve global supply chain challenges and strengthen multi-cloud capabilities drove investors to pay premium multiples for both innovative startups and dominant incumbents. Public markets were increasingly active too as 2021 marked the […]

Reports
19th October 2021

The Enterprise Stack – Q3 2021

Following a strong Q2, the path to recovery from the global pandemic is increasingly clear on account of re-opening economies, record-breaking stock markets and an abundant supply of cheap capital fueling investor appetite. Deal making surged in Q3 with volumes up more than 20% on Q2 2021. The quarter witnessed c.500 transactions to further accelerate […]

Reports
19th October 2021

The Global Technology Market Review – Q3 2021

Deal activity has continued to increase following a strong Q2 and the path to recovery from the global pandemic is increasingly clear on account of re-opening economies, record-breaking stock markets and an abundant supply of cheap capital fueling investor appetite. The technology market remains very strong for M&A and public trading, and optimism for future […]

Insights
13th March 2020

‘I learnt new things, literally every day’: My internship journey in M&A at Results International

Vinay joined Results International as an Analyst in March 2020, following a successful internship in M&A. He currently works across Results’ three sectors and with each member of the team. My Internship in M&A Up until 2014, the iPhone was just a device that I wanted to get my hands on and Beats were just […]