Michael Meyer is the President and CEO of Route 66 Ventures, LLC and is responsible for the overall direction and administration of R66, Reporting to the Chairman and the full board of directors.
Michael has over 20 years of management, operations, and finance experience in financial services and consumer businesses. His areas of expertise include investment banking, private equity, public market investing and business operations.
Before joining R66, Mr. Meyer served as Managing Director of Imperial Capital Asset Management (ICAM), where he oversaw an operation with $200mm in assets under management. Prior to ICAM he owned, operated, and eventually sold a chain of gourmet food stores which employed 250 people and rapidly expanded during his 10-year leadership. In addition he was a portfolio manager for Wellington Management, where he managed over $2 billion in equity securities, and an investment banker at Alex Brown & Sons.
Mr. Meyer has earned a CFA designation, an MBA from the University of Virginia Darden School Of Business, and a B.A. from Yale University.