Founder & Managing Director
Mr. Comer is the founder and a Managing Director of Ocean Park Advisors. He has decades of experience in business development, finance and operations both in the US and Asia. He has advised boards, funds, owners and lenders on growth strategies, capital structures, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings and operational issues. Prior to founding Ocean Park, he was a Principal and SVP at Platinum Equity, where he played a key role in raising the firm’s $700 million first-time fund and was active in managing the firm’s $4 billion revenue portfolio. Mr. Comer was the CFO of Pacific Crossing and VP of Corporate Finance at Asia Global Crossing. He led the company’s concurrent IPO and high yield offering, then later led the restructuring of Pacific Crossing. He was also a Vice President in Merrill Lynch’s telecom investment banking group, where he raised over $6 billion for clients. Prior to graduate school, Mr. Comer was a management consultant to Fortune 100 companies and governments in New York and Asia. Mr. Comer received a Bachelor’s degree in International Economics cum laude from Princeton University; a Master’s degree with Distinction in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University; and an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School. He serves on the Board of Trustees of Princeton-in-Asia. Mr.Comer maintains Series 7, Series 24, Series 63 and Series 79 licenses with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA").