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Mykas Degesys

VP, Structured Finance

Mykas provides comprehensive banking solutions for clients of the Structured Finance Group. He began his career as a leveraged finance investment banking analyst at Bank of America in the Debt Advisory Services group. After attending graduate school, Mykas cofounded and ran a music technology start-up based in Nashville, TN. Additionally, he has worked as a consultant for a Nashville-based firm and as the Director of Corporate Development for a national orthotic & prosthetic practice management company. He received an MBA with a concentration in Finance and Strategy from Vanderbilt University and a BS in Mathematical Economics from Wake Forest University. Mykas joined Square 1 in 2016.

Outside the Square

  • Holds dual citizenship with Lithuania and the USA. English is his second language (Lithuanian is his first).
  • Hit his first ever (and likely only ever) hole-in-one last summer on a 180-yard par 3.
  • Is a huge live music fan. He named his family‚Äôs puppy Ryman after a live music venue in Nashville, TN.


  • Structured Finance


  • National


406 Blackwell Street
Suite 240
Durham, NC 27701

P: 919.314.3120

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