John Neuner IV

Managing Director, Co‑Head of M&A

Mr. Neuner is a managing director and co-head of M&A at Harris Williams. As co-head of M&A, he works across Industry Groups to advance the firm’s strategic priorities and deepen client relationships. In addition, Mr. Neuner heads the Consumer Group at Harris Williams. He has over 20 years of investment banking experience and has advised clients on a variety of merger and acquisition and strategic advisory assignments. Mr. Neuner has expertise across a broad range of branded and private label products in segments such as consumer durables; enthusiast, outdoor, and lifestyle brands; household goods; infant and juvenile; lawn, garden, and pet; personal care; and footwear, apparel and accessories. Additionally, the group has deep experience in the consumer services and fitness segments having worked with both company-owned and franchised business models.

Prior to leading the Consumer Group, Mr. Neuner developed experience in numerous industries including automotive aftermarkets, business services, distribution, industrials, and construction materials, mining, and natural resources. Before joining Harris Williams, he worked in the Leveraged Finance Group at Wachovia Bank. Mr. Neuner graduated from Hampden-Sydney College with a B.A. in Economics and lives in Richmond with his wife and two sons.