Tom Meredith

Partner at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

Tom Meredith

Tom Meredith

Partner at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

Overview
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Dell, Inc.
Dell USA Corporation
MFI Capital LLC

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4418

Number of Boards

26

Birthday

01/01/1950

Age

70

Number of Awards

5

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Co-Founder at Meritage Capital LLC

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Founder at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

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Portfolio Manager & Chief Investment Officer at Meritage Capital LLC

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Co-Founder at MFI Foundation

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Chief Executive Officer at Molecula Corp.

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Partner at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

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Founder at Global Resale LLC

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Partner & President at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

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Partner at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

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Partner at Brightstar Capital Partners LP

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Co-Founder at MFI Foundation

MFI Foundation is a family foundation of Lynn and Tom Meredith which was founded in 1998.

Education
LLM in Taxation
Class of 1977

Georgetown University Law Center is the law school of Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. Established in 1870, the Law Center offers J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. degrees in law.[5] As the second largest law school in the United States, Georgetown Law often touts the advantages of its wide range of program offerings and proximity to federal agencies and courts, including the Supreme Court

JD
Class of 1975

Duquesne University School of Law is a school.

BA in Political Science

NON-PROFIT EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION LOCATED IN LORETTO, PENNSYLVANIA.

Certificate Business

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Career History
Acting Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
2007 - 2008

Motorola Solutions Venture Capital focuses on investment opportunities that complement Motorola's overall business strategy. The firm provides capital to technology companies for start-up, growth and expansion. They look for companies with ideas and innovations that are based on sound business fundamentals and which satisfy a market need. Companies must also demonstrate a defensible intellectual property position, a proven business model, customer interest and a reasonable time to profit. Investments typically range from $3 million to $5 million

Chief Financial Officer
1992 - 2001

Dell, Inc. engages in the manufacture of electronic devices. Its products include laptops, desktops, tablets, thin clients, printers, monitors, software, workstations and accessories. The company was founded by Michael Saul Dell on February 1, 1984 and is headquartered in Round Rock, TX.

Chief Executive Officer
2001 - Current

MFI Capital is the private investment arm of the Meredith family. The firm specializes in asset management across a broad range of investment classes in both the public and private sectors

Boards & Committees
Member, Investment Committee
2015 - Current

Brightstar Capital Partners is a New York-based private equity firm focused on investing in closely held, middle-market companies. Brightstar seeks partnership opportunities with exceptional management teams where it is uniquely positioned to drive value creation. Brightstar employs an operationally intensive approach to investing that leverages its extensive experience and relationship network. The firm seeks to invest $50 to $300 million in each portfolio company over the course of its investment.

Director
Current

Rallyhood operates as a social collaboration software that organizes and engages purpose-driven communities using a branded, secure web and mobile platform. It brings all the functionality together in one tool, simplifying how communities connect, collaborate, and communicate with each other. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in Austin, Texas.

Chairman, Board of Directors
Current

Global Resale LLC engages in the provision of chain solutions for their IT, wireless, and enterprise assets. It offers planning and reverse logistics. The company was founded by Jeff Zeigler and is headquartered in Austin, TX.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

WALLER CREEK CONSERVANCY IS A 501(C)(3) NON-PROFIT WHOSE MISSION IS TO CREATE AND MAINTAIN A CHAIN OF EXTRAORDINARY URBAN PARKS AROUND A RESTORED WALLER CREEK, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE CITY OF AUSTIN, FOR THE BENEFIT OF ALL.

Director
Current

MFI Foundation is a family foundation of Lynn and Tom Meredith which was founded in 1998.

Director
2009 - Prior

The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. We address the most pressing conservation threats at the largest scale. Thanks to the support of our more than 1 million members, we’ve built a tremendous record of success since our founding in 1951: We've protected more than 119 million acres of land and thousands of miles of rivers worldwide — and we operate more than 100 marine conservation projects globally. We work in all 50 states and more than 35 countries — protecting habitats from grasslands to coral reefs, from Australia to Alaska to Zambia. See where we work. We address threats to conservation involving climate change, fresh water, oceans, and conservation lands. Learn how we're responding.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$5,000 - $10K
2015

NON-PROFIT EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION LOCATED IN LORETTO, PENNSYLVANIA.

$1,000 - $10K
2005

The McCombs School of Business, also referred to as the McCombs School or simply McCombs, is a business school at The University of Texas at Austin. In addition to the main campus in Downtown Austin, McCombs offers classes outside Central Texas in Dallas, Houston and internationally in Mexico City. The McCombs School of Business offers undergraduate, master's, and doctoral programs for their average 6,000 students each year, adding to its 89,690 member alumni base from a variety of business fields.

$10K +
2004

The McCombs School of Business, also referred to as the McCombs School or simply McCombs, is a business school at The University of Texas at Austin. In addition to the main campus in Downtown Austin, McCombs offers classes outside Central Texas in Dallas, Houston and internationally in Mexico City. The McCombs School of Business offers undergraduate, master's, and doctoral programs for their average 6,000 students each year, adding to its 89,690 member alumni base from a variety of business fields.

Political Donations
$2,500
2013

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is the official campaign arm of the Democrats in the House. The DCCC is the only political committee in the country whose principal mission is to support Democratic House candidates every step of the way.

$2,500
2011

Senator from Virginia

$5,000
2010

Chairman, Lazard Houston at Lazard Ltd.

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Insignia Reserve Fund LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Centennial Equity Opportunities Fund LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Insignia Opportunity Fund LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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SigmaSense LLC engages in the provision of digital sensing technology. It seeks to solve the noise immunity and tuning challenges of traditional touch sensors. Its products include Sigma-delta Architecture, Sigma Touch Controller, and SigmaScribe. The company was founded by Michael Shawn Gray, Richard Seger, Troy Gray, and Stephen Sedaker in February 2015 and is headquartered in Austin, TX.

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Verb, Inc. provides online community for social impact. It offers ready-made programs. The company was founded by Suzi Sosa and Thomas Joseph Meredith in 2013 and is headquartered in Austin, TX.

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The Compare Metrics team has a rich history in applying advanced search techniques and human consumer interaction models to build innovative and proven solutions. The company was co-founded by Garrett Eastham, Mikael Solomon and Stephen Goodwin based on their collective mission to break down barriers in restrictive data and navigation structures and empower shoppers to have a truly interactive and relevant buying experience.

Awards & Honors
2012
Austin Chamber of Commerce - Austinite of the Year
2006
Anti-Defamation League - Torch of Liberty Award
2004
Association of Fundraising Professionals - Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year
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