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Mezzanine Financing vs. Private Equity-Backed Transactions

Prudential Private Capital’s Paul Meiring, Managing Director, and Dave Levine, Senior Vice President, discuss the use of mezzanine financing in lieu of private equity-backed transactions.

This podcast was hosted by Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck.

“You can accomplish a recapitalization without private equity and without losing control of the business.” - Paul Meiring, Managing Director, Prudential Private Capital

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Paul Miering

Paul Meiring is a Partner of Prudential Private Capital, the middle-market mezzanine debt and equity fund management business sponsored by Prudential. He joined Prudential in 1988.

Paul received a BA from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.

David Levine


David Levine is a Senior Vice President in Corporate Finance for Prudential Private Capital, located in San Francisco. He leads a team responsible for marketing, originating and managing private placement and mezzanine investments in Alaska, Western Canada, Colorado, Montana and Washington. Prior to joining Prudential in 2006, David worked in public finance investment banking.

David received a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.

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