During his career in corporate finance, Mr. Smedeby has structured, negotiated, and successfully completed 100+ transactions in various equity and debt structures. He co-managed Triton Private Equities, one of the first PIPE (Private Investment in Public Equity) funds, which set the standard for how small and mid-cap companies access secondary financing. He co-managed Instream Capital LLC, a convertible debt fund that was a component of a $4 billion hedge fund. In connection with Bridgewater Capital, Mr. Smedeby also co-managed the Oceanus Value Fund, which focused on bridging the financing gap between venture-capital funding rounds and the funded firm’s initial public offering or other liquidity event.
Mr. Smedeby’s ability to access the European capital markets through his long-standing relationships is a key advantage that MJIC provides for its portfolio companies and shareholders.
Mr. Smedeby serves as a corporate director of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce and holds FINRA Series 62 & 63 securities licenses.