Thomas F. Campion, CFA, Managing Director, joined Merit in 1997. From 1993 to 1997, Tom was a Director of Prudential Asset Management Asia in Hong Kong, a general partner of private equity funds, including equity investments in private companies throughout the Asia Pacific region. From 1987 through 1992, Tom was a Vice President of Prudential Capital Corporation in Newark and Chicago, responsible for originating and managing private placements. While at Prudential Capital, he also earned his Chartered Financial Analyst designation. From 1983 to 1986, Tom worked at the former Arthur Andersen in Milwaukee, where he received his Certified Public Accountant designation.
Tom received his M.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he graduated with honors and his B.B.A. in Accountancy from St. Norbert College, where he graduated magna cum laude.
Tom currently serves on the Board of Directors of U.S. Minerals, Engendren Corporation, Kinex R&M Holdco, LLC, ASM Holdco, Inc., Glunt Industries Inc., MicroPrecision, Omni Glass & Paint and Voeller.
Tom’s community activities have included coaching his four children, and serving on the St. Norbert College Advisory Board, the Highlands Foundation, the Apostolate to the Handicapped Board, and Best Buddies.