Jon Mejdrich – Managing Director
Jon Mejdrich is a Managing Director at The Peakstone Group where he is responsible for transaction origination and execution. Jon has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry as a trusted advisor to business owners and wealthy families. Jon’s background includes M&A advisory and providing debt to middle market companies as well as investment management for wealthy families and individuals.
Through JAM & Associates, Jon assisted middle and lower middle-market companies on various engagements, including advising on mergers and acquisitions, senior-debt refinancing, strategic planning, and various projects to improve operational efficiency. Additionally, he gained invaluable experience as the CFO/COO for a small family of professional service companies.
In his roles at Cole Taylor Bank and Harris Bank, Jon functioned as a trusted advisor to more than 75 lower and middle-market companies, while sourcing and executing over 25 financing transactions. Prior to this, while in positions at Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management and Merrill Lynch, Jon provided wealth management guidance to high net worth families and individuals.
Jon earned a BA in economics from Indiana University and his MBA at DePaul University where he serves as a guest lecturer for the Coleman Center for Entrepreneurship and the Department of Finance.