Senior Transaction Advisory Leadership
Usmaan Kitchlew
Senior Vice President

Usmaan Kitchlew, based in our Toronto office, has more than 14 years of global experience in providing strategic and financial advice to entrepreneurs and company leaders.

He has extensive M&A and corporate finance transaction expertise, working with public and private companies in the industrial, mining, oil & gas, infrastructure, hospitality, and business services sectors.

Usmaan has extensive cross-border transaction experience after working in the U.S., Canada and internationally, in addition to leading transactions involving private equity and venture capital firms.

Prior to BCMS, Usmaan was a Vice President of M&A at GulfMerger, a middle-market boutique advisory firm based in the Middle East. Usmaan was also a Vice President in the New York-based Technology Investment Banking Group at Thomas Weisel Partners (now Stifel), and a Director in Mergers & Acquisitions at CIBC World Markets in Toronto.

  • MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College
  • Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University at Kingston