Jack Simonian, MBA
Jack Simonian brings to Meritage Partners, Inc. the experience of a proven M&A advisor and business development professional with a diversified skill set and background. He currently manages M&A opportunities focusing on privately held companies in a variety of market sectors including consulting, engineering, design, architecture, lighting, business services, industrial services, distribution, manufacturing, and technology. Jack advises shareholders on their exit options, represents companies on the marketplace, and identifies potential investors for his clients. Over the years, he has developed extensive relationships with multinational strategic investors and private equity groups seeking platform or add-on acquisition targets. Jack’s M&A transaction experience is also evidenced by his leadership as a top producer while at a previous M&A advisory firm where he successfully negotiated and secured the closing of business sales transactions in diverse industries.
Prior to beginning his career as an M&A advisor, Jack spent almost a decade of his professional career as an architect. His architectural experience includes designing and master planning large scale commercial projects for Westfield Group, the world’s largest retail property developer. Furthermore, his extensive background in the design world have provided him with a vast array of connections and networking resources that are beneficial to buyers and sellers even in remotely connected industries.
Jack holds his MBA with an emphasis in management and entrepreneurship from HEC Montréal and a Bachelors Degree in Architecture from Université de Montréal. He is also fluent in four languages.