Bayview Capital Group has proven

Bayview Capital Group has proven experience in navigating the waters of mergers and acquisitions for middle-market companies.

M & A Team |

Peter Slocum
Peter J. Slocum
Managing Director

Peter co-founded Bayview Capital Group and has over 30 years of direct sell-side merger and acquisition experience in the middle market. Prior to starting Bayview, he was a Vice President and Principal at Norwest Corporate Finance where he advised clients on mergers, acquisitions, and business valuations. Before joining Norwest, he was a Vice President for Western Companies, a private investment banking firm specializing in the sale of middle market businesses. Peter has investment banking and valuation experience with businesses in a wide range of industries and has appeared as an expert witness in the area of business valuation. He was a co-founder of Bayview Capital Partners I LP SBIC (now Tonka Bay Equity Partners), before taking over Bayview Capital Group in 2004. Peter has a BBA degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He enjoys sailboat racing, iceboating, skiing and watching his boys play hockey. Peter and his wife live in Wayzata with their three sons.

(952) 345-2029;


Tyler Purdy
Tyler J. Purdy
Managing Director

Tyler joined Bayview Capital Group in 2008. As Managing Director, he is active in many facets of the transaction process. Prior to joining Bayview, Tyler worked as a Vice President for Community Banks of Colorado in Aspen, Colorado, where he specialized in small business and commercial real estate lending. He earned an MBA in Finance and Strategic Management from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and a BA in Financial Economics and Environmental Studies from Gustavus Adolphus College. Tyler enjoys skiing, golf and cycling.

(952) 345-2018;

Jack Johnson
Jack Johnson

Jack joined Bayview Capital Group in 2014 as an analyst. Prior to joining Bayview, Jack worked as part of the team responsible for managing investment security data for Principal Financial Group in Des Moines, IA. Jack gain unique experience from his time working with a microfinance organization in Sincelejo, Colombia where he supported clients, wrote official progress reports and prepared financial projections for the organization’s board of directors. Jack has a BA in Economics and Finance from Northwestern College in Orange City, IA. In his free time he enjoys biking, fishing and golfing.

(952) 345-2017;