Partner - Silicon Valley
Sector ExpertiseJoe Dews LinkedIn Profile
Joe is a Partner at AGC focused on IoT and Big Data Analytics, as well as Software and Security solutions for Energy, Industrial and Manufacturing environments. Joe also has a long history in Semiconductors. With 20+ years of experience in Technology investment banking, Joe has completed 90+ financing and strategic transactions, including representing or selling companies to Broadcom, Doosan Heavy Industries, Endress+Hauser, Enphase Energy, Hanwha Chemical, ITW, Microsemi, National Instruments, Panasonic, Panduit, Shanghai Safbon Water Service, Silver Spring, Telvent and Vigilent. Joe also worked as VP Business Development in the software industry at Versata and as a Field Applications Engineer in the semiconductor industry at Cirrus Logic KK in Tokyo, Japan, and received a B.S. in Applied & Engineering Physics from Cornell University.
"We retained Joe and AGC to assist us in evaluating and responding to inbound interest from potential strategic partners. Joe and the AGC team helped us control a process involving multiple very large potential partners, and structure and close a transaction giving us the best combination of access to growth capital, joint-go-to market opportunity, and upside opportunity for the Vigilent shareholders. Joe’s tactical advice at key points in the process was exceptional."
— Dave Hudson, CEO, Vigilent
(AGC Partners acted as sole financial advisor to Vigilent)
"Joe Dews and the AGC team were instrumental in helping us achieve a successful transaction. They were able to understand the needs of both parties, and worked tirelessly to achieve an outcome that is favorable for both Doosan and 1Energy. I strongly recommend AGC as an M&A advisor, and we look forward to working with Joe and his team in the future."
— Daejin Choi, CEO of Doosan GridTech
(AGC Partners acted as sole financial advisor to Doosan)
“AGC was an exceptional partner for SynapSense during our strategic process. Joe and his team were available 24/7 from start to finish, and their combination of technical understanding, market insights and buyer relationships drove a competitive process and successful transaction with the best strategic partner for SynapSense. I look forward to working with the AGC team again in the future.”
— Dr. Raju Pandey, Founder of SynapSense
(AGC Partners acted as sole financial advisor to SynapSense)