Meridian Capital 2021 Milestones and 2022 Growth Outlook
Published January 20, 2022
Happy New Year from the team at Meridian Capital. 2021 proved to be a year full of exciting accomplishments and new milestones. It began with the acquisition and successful integration of the Moss Adams’ Seattle division, and wrapped with a monthly record of six closed transactions in December. In total, 2021 saw Meridian complete 17 transactions representing aggregate enterprise value in excess of $1.4 billion.
We are looking forward to what 2022 will bring, and we value the continued trust and support of our clients, team members, and business services partners. We look forward to working with all of you in 2022!
December 2021 Deal Recap
New Team Members, Appointments and Promotions
Meridian welcomed 12 new hires in 2021 and saw several team members promoted and take on new roles. In particular, we are pleased to announce the appointment of James Rothenberger, Managing Director, and Greg Hill, Director, as new co-leads of the firm’s Food & Agribusiness practice. Meridian Capital was one of the most active M&A advisors to Food, Beverage and Agribusiness companies in 2021, and expects to build on our momentum in 2022 and beyond.
Other team promotions included: Brandon Leyert to Vice President, Sean Maier to Senior Associate, Connor Finley to Associate, and Ryan Howard to Senior Analyst.