Brandon Ploen Associate Minneapolis, MN 612-230-3121 email@example.com V-card PRESENT POSITION Brandon is a member of Chartwell’s Corporate Finance practice. He supports senior members of the firm with M&A and capital markets transactions, including performing financial analyses, creating marketing materials, and gathering and preparing due diligence information. He also assists in overall business development for the firm. PRIOR EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION Prior to joining Chartwell, Brandon was a business analyst intern at Target Corporation. He spent time working with the senior buyer on budgeting and inventory forecasts, and assisted in implementing new inventory best practices for his department. Brandon has also spent time working for Chitogen, a medical device startup. At Chitogen, Brandon worked with the CFO on budgeting, forecasting, and the preparation of marketing materials for investor meetings. Brandon graduated from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and marketing.