As Vice President with Valesco, Pierce’s primary role includes new investment origination, financial & business analysis, due diligence, and investment process management. Prior to Valesco, Pierce spent nearly four years at Evolve Capital where he focused on originating, executing and monitoring private equity investments in founder-run businesses across a variety of industries including manufacturing, industrial services and healthcare. Pierce began his career at J.P. Morgan where he developed his analytical skill-set managing the portfolios of ultra-high net worth individuals and family offices.
Pierce received his Master of Business Administration from the Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business, with concentrations in Accounting, Strategy & Entrepreneurship. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Amherst College where he participated on the Amherst Men’s Basketball team and Student Senate.