Petsky Prunier adds new MD to team

Investment bank Petsky Prunier has hired J.P. Michaud as a managing director. Previously, Michaud worked at 7 Mile Advisors where he served as a director.


December 7, 2016 (New York, NY) – Petsky Prunier is pleased to announce that J.P. Michaud has joined the firm as a managing director. J.P. will further expand Petsky Prunier’s technology investment banking coverage by focusing on technology-enabled business services, among other areas. He is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

“Given our growing practice working with digital transformation, marketing cloud partners, consulting, and IT service companies, J.P. is a very natural addition to our firm. He brings a wealth of industry insight and deal experience to our clients,” commented Sanjay Chadda, Partner & Managing Director at Petsky Prunier.

Prior to joining Petsky Prunier, J.P was a director at 7 Mile Advisors, where he was responsible for deal sourcing and execution on M&A transactions in the technology, business services, and professional services industries. While at 7 Mile Advisors, he completed more than 20 transactions across multiple verticals, including IT services, engineering, SaaS, and healthcare.

J.P. began his career at Rehrig Pacific Company, a privately-held, fourth-generation family business in the material handling products space. During his ten-year career at Rehrig, J.P. began as a plant engineer before transitioning to the business side of the company. He held positions in sales, sales management, and new product development, which lead to extensive business development opportunities. J.P. received an MBA with a concentration in Corporate Finance from the Graduate School of Business at the University of Kansas and a B.S. in Biosystems Engineering from Clemson University.

“Petsky Prunier has an exceptional reputation for advisory services in the technology, media, marketing, and eCommerce industries,” said J.P. Michaud. “I look forward to leveraging the firm’s investment banking platform and further expanding Petsky Prunier’s activities in the technology-enabled business services segment.”

J.P. can be reached at 704.859.0755 or via email at

Petsky Prunier is one of the leading investment banks to the technology, media, marketing, eCommerce, and healthcare industries. Our firm’s merger and acquisition advisory and private placement capital raising services reflect a unique blend of product specialization and industry expertise. Together with strategic consulting firm Winterberry Group, a Petsky Prunier company, our organization represents one of the largest industry-specific advisors providing strategic and transactional services. We offer global reach supplemented through our partnerships with investment bank The Mountain Capital Group in China, as well as Allegro Advisors and o3 Capital in India. Securities transactions are processed through Petsky Prunier Securities LLC, a member of FINRA and an affiliated entity.