John Peterson

Senior Vice President
Public Finance Investment Banking

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John Peterson joined Piper Sandler in 2005. He has worked in the public finance industry since 2003 and began serving the public and not-for-profit sectors in 1993. In terms of banking focus, Peterson can be best categorized as a generalist having worked for various cities, counties, school districts, special districts and higher education clients in Oregon, Washington and Utah. This diversity has provided Peterson with a broad base of experience that includes all types of general obligation and revenue supported debt, variable rate demand bonds, negotiation of letter of credit facilities and special revenue projects.

Over the course of his career, Peterson has been responsible for managing and marketing more than $2 billion of tax-exempt and taxable municipal bonds.

Peterson holds a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Wharton School of Business.