Thomas McNeelyWe are pleased to announced that Thomas P. McNeely, CFA has joined the firm as Vice President, Business Development. Based in Chicago, McNeely joins PEF Services’ growing presence in the Midwest, including Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Iowa, Kentucky and Western Pennsylvania.

McNeely brings over a decade of experience in the financial services industry to his new role at PEF Services. Most recently, McNeely worked for Redridge Finance Group in Chicago, focusing on transactional and loan due diligence, financial advisory services, and direct investment opportunities.

“Tom will be a great addition to the PEF Services team, especially as we continue to expand into the Midwest,” said Mark Heil, Executive Vice President, Business Development. “We have a growing base of business in the Midwest, and Tom’s private equity expertise, experience and contacts will strengthen our services in that region.”

McNeely is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), and Midwest Business Brokers and Intermediaries (MBBI). He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from DePaul University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics degree from the University of Illinois.