Vice President, Business Development
Based in the Vancouver office, Mike Robichaud brings a wealth of experience on both the entrepreneurial and investment banking sides of the Meridian equation. As a Senior Vice President of a boutique investment banking firm, Mike has spent five years advising western Canadian private and public companies on Growth Financing, Sale of Business, Merger & Acquisitions, Going Private and Management Buyouts.
Prior to his role as an investment banker, Mr. Robichaud was an entrepreneur for over 20 years, founding three companies, and has also served as a CEO for a publicly listed company. One of his most successful ventures developed partnerships with major corporations including RBC, MBNA bank, AOL and American Airlines. His background includes corporate finance, new business development, sales and marketing, and management.
Mr. Robichaud has been responsible for raising capital for both private and public companies. He currently serves on the board of a publicly listed company in the oil and gas industry.