Pierre G. Villere

Pierre Villere is the President and Senior Managing Partner of Allen-Villere Partners, an investment banking firm with a national practice in the construction materials industry. He has spent over four decades as an investment banker, serving middle market companies in their mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, and financing needs. Since 1996, he has focused his highly specialized investment banking practice in the construction materials industry, specifically in ready mixed concrete, aggregates, concrete products, and asphalt. He is a member of both the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (“NSSGA”) and the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (“NRMCA”), where he serves on the Board of Directors of the NRMCA Manufacturers, Products & Services Division, and numerous other committees and task groups focused on benchmarking performance for the industry.

He has made multiple presentations on various aspects of the construction materials industry to dozens of state and national trade associations and industry partners; he spent 15 years as a Contributing Editor at The Concrete Producer, and now currently writes a monthly column for three publications including Concrete Products, Rock Products, and Concrete Construction, where he discusses the business and financial issues facing the industry. Over the past 45 years, he has served at various times as Chairman, President, or a member of the Board of Directors of nearly a dozen charities and non-profit organizations. He is an avid saltwater fisherman and wingshooter.