Our Advisor Biography
|Jason A. Mehring |
Mr. Mehring is a Managing Director at BlackRock and the Vice Chairman of BlackRock’s US Private Capital Group’s (“USPC”) investment committee. Prior to joining BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation’s former advisor as a Managing Director in 2005, Mr. Mehring spent more than ten years at Banc of America Capital Investors (BACI), an affiliate of Bank of America, Inc., in Chicago, where he held positions of increasing responsibility, becoming a Principal of the firm in 2000. At BACI, Mr. Mehring focused on mezzanine and private equity investing in middle market companies. Prior to joining BACI in 1994, he worked at Firstar Bank, a predecessor to U.S. Bank.
Mr. Mehring received a B.B.A., summa cum laude, in Finance and Economics from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Mr. Mehring’s board memberships have included Tandus Group, Inc., Havco Wood Products, LLC, Electrical Components International, Inc, and Gordon Brothers Finance Company, where he is currently the Chairman.