Albers School of Business and Economics


John O'Dore

Managing Director
Meridian Capital

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Company Description

Meridian Capital is a Seattle-based investment banking firm focused on providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and recapitalization advisory services to middle-market companies. The firm has an established track record of serving corporate clients in the U.S. and abroad with USD 15 million to USD 200 million in annual revenues. Meridian offers its clients unparalleled cross-border capabilities through its affiliation with Global M&A.

Job Description

Investment Banking and Advisory Services for privately owned companies. I focus on business development for Puget Sound based privately owned companies and cross border transactions.

Employment History

1990 - 1994: Security Pacific Bank / Bank of America, Hong Kong 1994 - 1996: Merrill Lynch, Hong Kong
1996 - 2010: Credit Suisse, Hong Kong and Singapore
2010 - 2012: Meridian Capital, Seattle


BABA, Finance Major, SU 1990

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Answer this question: what is your plan to get a job when you graduate?

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Downtown Seattle