Jones Pharr is a Director of BlackArch. He has more than ten years of experience in investment banking and capital markets advisory services, including sellside, strategic advisory and capital markets transactions.
Mr. Pharr's transaction experience includes a range of sectors including: Diversified Industrials; Distribution; Aerospace, Defense & Government Services; Applied Technology; and Real Estate.
Prior to joining BlackArch in 2012, Mr. Pharr was a Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he led day-to-day execution of M&A and strategic advisory assignments in addition to a broad range of equity and debt capital markets transactions. His prior business experience also includes corporate finance positions with IBM Global Services.
Mr. Pharr earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he graduated with highest distinction and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.
He lives in Charlotte with his wife and two children.