Mike Anderson Joins Bridgepoint Merchant Banking as Managing Principal

September 6, 2016 – Bridgepoint Merchant Banking (“Bridgepoint”), a middle-market investment banking firm, is pleased to announce the recent addition of Mike Anderson as Managing Principal. Mr. Anderson joins Bridgepoint’s Omaha, NE office to support continued firm growth.

“We are thrilled to welcome Mike to the Bridgepoint team as we continue to grow,” said Matt Plooster, Bridgepoint Managing Principal. “Mike’s deep experience and national relationships represent another opportunity to enhance our capabilities and provide better service to more companies not only in our core Midwest markets, but nationally.”

Mr. Anderson joins Bridgepoint with over 25 years of experience within the financial services industry, including M&A and financial advisory services. Prior to Bridgepoint, Mr. Anderson served as Vice President at Securities America where he was responsible for leading the firm’s mergers and acquisitions and financial institutions efforts. Previously, Mr. Anderson served as President of Accutrade and Ameritrade where he founded Ameritrade Advisor Services. Mr. Anderson also previously served as President at InfoUSA and eOneGroup.

Mr. Anderson has been a longtime board member of Outlook Nebraska, a non-profit organization improving the lives of the blind and visually impaired. Mr. Anderson earned his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Administration from Iowa State University.

About Bridgepoint Merchant Banking

Bridgepoint Merchant Banking, a division of Bridgepoint Holdings, LLC, is a middle market investment banking firm with offices in Omaha, Lincoln, Des Moines and Denver. The Bridgepoint team, through their broker dealer relationship with M&A Securities Group, an unaffiliated entity, serves clients over their corporate lifecycles by providing merger and acquisition and corporate finance advisory services. Bridgepoint Principals have completed more than $110 billion of M&A and corporate finance transactions over their careers.

To learn more about Bridgepoint Merchant Banking, please visit www.bridgepointmb.com