About the Company

Novelty Hill Capital is a rapidly growing middle market financial advisory firm with a strong history of working with leading companies and brands across several industry sub-sectors. Our team’s combined experience encompasses decades of successful transactions in mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and the transfer of intellectual property. We bring our extensive industry know-how and superior attention to detail to every engagement. Our approach has driven unparalleled outcomes for our clients and forged partnerships that are everlasting in both quality and value. Our professionals have over 30 year of finance, investment banking, business law and accounting experience. The team has combined to work on over 100 transactions and engagements over the last 15 years and closed over $5 Billion in total transaction value.

Meet the Team

The direct, real-world experience brought to every engagement by our leadership, execution team and advisors sets us apart from many other firms. Our expanded expertise across the consumer and technology industries uniquely positions us to succeed for our clients in the market.

Michael Barber bio

Michael Barber

CEO & Managing Director
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Nick DeVaney

Managing Director
Nathan Miller bio

Nathan Miller

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Sean Ostrander

Vice President
Finlay Bruce bio

Finlay Bruce

Senior Analyst
Sriraj Kantamneni bio

Sriraj Kantamneni

Senior Advisor
Wayne Millage bio

Wayne Millage

Senior Advisor
Nick Colmenero Bio

Nick Colmenero

Senior Advisor


Our team’s diversity in background, experience and training across accounting, finance, business law, intellectual property and tax add a unique advantage to any investment banking process.

DedicatedProject Team

Our firm provides each of our clients with a dedicated team, passionate about client objectives and driven toward achieving the best possible outcome.

Industry AdvisorInvolvement

Our advisors provide real world operational experience to our engagements. Leveraging their working knowledge of our core industries aids us in important decision making, guiding our clients toward optimal outcomes.

Exemplary and Proven Track Record

Novelty Hill team members have successfully completed notable transactions and engagements with leading companies and brands. These engagements have ranged from strategic advisory to full-sale transactions.*

*Includes engagements led by Novelty Hill team members at prior firms.