Blake Sickles

M&A Analyst

Blake Sickles is a Mergers & Acquisitions Analyst at VetEvolve, where he is responsible for analyzing investment opportunities alongside the M&A team, as well as providing support in the due diligence process and post-acquisition integration. 

Blake comes to VetEvolve with more than 3 years years of professional experience in his field. He’s worked as an Investment Banking Analyst at Leerink Partners, and was an Associate Banker in Consumer & Community Banking at JPMorgan Chase. A former Eagle Scout, Blake has also been awarded the commission of Kentucky Colonel, the highest title of honor bestowed by the Governor of Kentucky. It recognizes an individual’s accomplishments and outstanding service to the community, state, and nation.

Blake earned his undergraduate degree in Accounting & Finance from the University of Kentucky, and then his Master’s in Finance from Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management. Now living in Charlotte, Blake loves backpacking, camping, and rock climbing—and recently completed a backpacking trip in Yosemite National Park. You can connect with Blake on LinkedIn