Mr. Guardi is a Managing Director of Moss Adams Capital, LLC. Through his greater than 20 years of investment banking experience, he has advised many successful growth and middle market companies in a variety of industries. Mr. Guardi’s merger and acquisition work includes sell side, buy side, divestiture, management buyout as well as recapitalization mandates. His capital raise transactions include institutional private equity and debt financings. His client mandates have involved high profile corporations such as: Berkshire Hathaway, Johnson Controls, Mitsui Chemicals, SoftBank, Dow Corning, Danaher and Best Buy, as well as numerous institutional private equity groups.
Prior to joining Moss Adams Capital, Mr. Guardi was a managing director with B. Riley & Co. a Los Angeles based, investment bank. Earlier he held various positions including partner and managing director at Friend & Co. an Irvine, California based investment bank.
Mr. Guardi received a B.S. degree in Finance from the University of Utah, where he was an All-American football player before entering the NFL. He was also named an Academic All-American every year of his college career. Mr. Guardi is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
Mr. Guardi can be contacted at 949-221-4080.