• Equity Capital Markets
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Private Capital Advisory
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Restructuring & Special Situations
  • Financial Sponsors Coverage


  • Consumer


Michael Devitt is a Managing Director with B. Riley Securities responsible for covering the consumer and retail industry. He has over 17 years of experience as a trusted advisor to high growth consumer brands, marketplaces and eCommerce platforms on innovative strategic and capital raising transactions. His investment banking experience spans domestic and cross-border M&A, IPOs, follow-ons, SPAC combinations, investment grade and high yield debt, in addition to private capital fundraising.

Prior to B. Riley, Mr. Devitt was a Managing Director at TD Cowen and led coverage of the omnichannel, direct-to-consumer and marketplace sectors. Previously he helped lead west coast retail and eCommerce vertical coverage as part of the retail investment banking group at Credit Suisse, where he was based in their San Francisco, London and New York offices.

Mr. Devitt received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University.

B. Riley Securities provides a full suite of investment banking, corporate finance, advisory, research, and sales and trading services. Investment banking services include initial, secondary and follow-on offerings, institutional private placements, merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory, SPACs, corporate restructuring and recapitalization. B. Riley is nationally recognized and highly ranked for its proprietary small-cap equity research. B. Riley Securities formerly operated as B. Riley FBR following the merger of B. Riley & Co. and FBR & Co.