With over seventeen years of experience in equity and fixed income origination, Meghan Graper is currently a general securities principal and Head of the U.S. Investment Grade Syndicate Team at Barclays. She has an extensive track-record of successfully advising Fortune Global 500 companies for strategic debt financings. Prior to joining Barclays in 2008, Meghan spent six years at Lehman Brothers in a series of investment banking and credit market roles.
Meghan is a frequent participant in Credit and Investment Banking events throughout the United States and Europe. In 2018 and 2019, she was nominated to participate in Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Summits on both the East & West Coasts. She also regularly appears on Bloomberg TV to discuss investment grade outlooks and primary market developments. Meghan serves as a Young Affiliate for the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University and is a Manhattan Theatre Club and Ars Nova Greenwich House Young Patron.
Meghan graduated from Duke University in 2002 with a degree in Public Policy and a Film & Video Certification.
Her appreciation for music education began as a violinist with Pine View School’s Chamber Orchestra in Osprey, Florida and as a former student and performer with the Florida West Coast Youth Symphony in Sarasota.