Our goal is to fulfill your goals through a highly-successful transaction.

Maria Mercado

From day one, I noticed SEG is comprised of many talented, driven, and passionate individuals. I am fortunate to be a part of this incredible team where we push each other to grow while helping our clients reach their goals.”

Allen Cinzori

Maria assists in all aspects of SEG’s business, from client development to closing client engagements. She identifies and monitors potential clients, conducts industry and financial market research, develops financial and valuation models, and provides additional support on deal execution. Maria is currently a senior studying Finance and Business Economics at the University of San Diego.

Outside of work, Maria likes to ride horses, paint, and take her puppy, Nova, to the beach.

Career Highlights

  • Joining the SEG team as an Intern during the Junior year of her collegiate career.
  • Participating in business valuation projects at the University of San Diego.


  • University of San Diego, B.B.A. in Business Economics (pursuing)
  • University of San Diego, B.B.A. in Finance (pursuing)
  • Dean’s List First Honors