Melissa Ritter supports PCE’s investment banking practice through comprehensive merger and acquisition research and precise financial analysis and modeling services. She is involved with a wide variety of engagements, including buy-side and sell-side M&A, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP), leveraged buyouts (LBO), management buyouts (MBO) and recapitalization projects for clients nationwide.
Before joining PCE, Melissa excelled as a Credit Analyst for several community banks, most recently with a large community bank located in Central Florida. She led all credit analysis and underwriting activities, with a focus on underwriting commercial loan transactions. Transactions ranged from small SBA loans for local businesses to larger requests for middle market companies. The companies spanned a wide spectrum of industries.
Melissa’s years of experience in commercial loan transactions enables her to deliver creative insights to clients concerning the structuring and financing of M&A transactions.
Certifications & Affiliations
- FINRA Series 79 Securities License
- Northern Illinois University, Bachelor of Science, Finance