John brings a wealth of expertise to Romanchuk & Co. with 7 years of direct experience in mergers and acquisitions, where he has successfully managed both buy-side and sell-side transactions. His skill set extends beyond M&A, encompassing advisory roles in diverse corporate transactions such as private capital raises, restructuring initiatives, and initial public offerings. John brings to bear valuable experience from his career in investment banking, private equity, and corporate development, which includes a spectrum of small and large private and public companies spanning various industry sectors, such as oil and gas, power, environmental services, and software.
In 2023, John joined Romanchuk & Co. as an Associate, swiftly assuming a pivotal role in transaction execution and actively contributing to business development. Furthermore, he provides clients with comprehensive advisory services, including business valuations and due diligence.
Mr. Reader received his B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Houston. He holds his Series 79, 63, and 7 securities licenses, and is a Registered Representative of, and Securities Products are offered through, BA Securities, LLC.