Houston, TX – February 9, 2021 – Meriplex, a managed cybersecurity, IT, and SD-WAN solutions provider, welcomes the addition of General Counsel, Jason Nelson to the Senior Executive Team. In this role, Jason will be responsible for overseeing all merger and acquisition activity, managing corporate governance, and serving as strategic counsel for Meriplex.
“We are thrilled to be adding Jason as a critical member of our leadership team,” says David Henley, CEO of Meriplex. “Jason’s corporate legal and M&A experience will be very valuable in our continued growth and expansion across the market.”
With nearly 20 years’ experience at the executive level advising public and private clients in a panoply of complex transactional areas, Jason brings a wealth of legal knowledge and financial expertise to influence business-driven decisions. His legal practice has included many areas of federal, state, tribal, and international law including securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, capital markets, commercial contracts, debt finance, joint ventures, economic and policy development, and more.
Jason was in private practice with several law firms including Barry Conge Bond, Burleson, and Hogan Lovells, and has performed sophisticated cross-border deal work in Australia, Canada, Mexico, and Brazil. Prior to becoming an attorney, Jason worked in Finance for prominent firms such as Wachovia Securities, Enron Energy Services, and JPMorgan Chase & CO.
Jason added, “I am very excited to be joining the leadership team as General Counsel with Meriplex, an organization that drives innovative, managed solutions with a profound focus on customer satisfaction. With my strategic involvement in M&A activity and corporate governance, I look forward to being a contributing member to the success of the business.”
Jason graduated with a JD, cum laude, from University of Michigan Law School, MA in Organizational Behavior and MA in Sociology from Stanford University, MBA from Tulane University, and a BS in Finance, summa cum laude, from the University of Houston Clear Lake.
Meriplex is a managed cybersecurity, IT, and SD-WAN solutions provider specializing in transformative and customer-centric services for the mid-enterprise market. Using a collaborative approach, we provide pioneering, secure and reliable solutions customized to advance business growth. To learn more, visit www.meriplex.com or follow them on Linkedin.