Euan Rellie

Managing Partner, Head of Consumer & Retail


Euan Rellie is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of BDA, based in New York. He is also President of BDA Advisors Inc, the firm’s SEC/FINRA registered broker-dealer.

Since founding BDA in 1996, he has lived in New York, London and Singapore. He has worked in China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Vietnam, and across the Middle East. 1990-1996, he worked for Schroders, the UK investment bank now part of Citigroup, in New York, London and Singapore. He was Head of SE Asia Execution for Schroders Asia-Pacific Regional Advisory Group. His clients have included Ardian, Bain Capital, CITIC Capital, Dainippon Ink & Chemical, DuPont, Ecolab, Flex, Hanjin, Happy Socks, ICICI, Intel, Investcorp, Kraft Foods, Lavazza, Life Technologies, Lubrizol, Materion, Nalco, On Semi, One Equity Partners, OpenGate Capital, Pfizer, Philip Morris, Platinum Equity, Sara Lee, Shimano, Sigma-Aldrich, Tenneco, Terex, ThomsonReuters, Wockhardt and Yucaipa.

He is the recipient of the 2023 M&A Advisor Leadership Award, was named Dealmaker of the Year in 2016 and 2012 (by The M&A Advisor), 2014 North American Investment Banker of the Year, and one of the Top 50 Global M&A Dealmakers (by The Global M&A Network). He was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge.