The FENG Richmond, VA Chapter
09/25/2018 – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (Reserve a spot at this event)
About the Richmond, VA Chapter
The Richmond Chapter currently has 222 members with more than half on the Alumni list (meaning -- employed or they have landed and are with a new employer).
We generally meet the last Tuesday of the month with a few exceptions:
- Summer hiatus in June, July and August.
- The October meeting is one week earlier.
- No meeting in November due to the holidays.
- Holiday gathering in December.
- Mike Drew
- Michael Drew is an experienced financial services executive with a diverse background in banking and lending. He specializes in developing and implementing strategic financing solutions as part of a holistic wealth management process for businesses and high net worth individuals.
Over the past 20 years, Michael has held leadership positions including Director of Project Management at Treliant Risk Advisors and Capital One's Commercial Bank, Executive Director and Senior Product Manager for Morgan Stanley Smith Barney's Banking and Lending business, and Director of Operations & Reengineering within Citi's Consumer Lending Group. He began his career at Price Waterhouse and later joined Ernst & Young's Management Consulting practice.
Michael holds an MBA from Rutgers University and a BA from Fordham University. He earned a Professional Master of Banking certification from Louisiana State University and the Virginia Bankers Association.
- Jonathan Tunner
- Jonathan has over eighteen years of broad business and investment experience, including living abroad while working in the international coal industry, venture capital and private equity analyst & deal maker, CFO of an ultra high net worth private investment company, and Founder of Constellation Partners.
Jonathan started his career in 1995 in the international coal industry working for the retired CEO and Chairman of Massey Energy, Morgan Massey. While working side by side with Morgan, Jonathan spent over four years immersed in the US, Latin American and European steel, industrial and thermal markets. Jonathan held diverse roles covering business development, contract management, multi-modal logistics, technical sales, and mine capital expenditures. His experience includes in-depth business development and contract negotiations ranging from large US and European customers such as Swedish Steel, New England Power Co. (National Grid), Southern Companies, to industrial and environmentally sensitive customers such as Elkem and Sprague Energy.
Starting in 1998, Jonathan began to transition his career to venture capital and private equity, leading to a significant role with an ultra high net worth family investment office. As CFO of a $200 million private investment company, the bulk of his work related to sourcing, funding, overseeing and selling privately held businesses across a spectrum of sizes and industries including direct investing in US oil & gas and offshore energy. His duties included extensive financial modeling covering investment and sensitivity analysis, re-forecasting of company financials, distressed / re-structuring models, and both debt and equity capital raising for portfolio and prospective portfolio companies. Jonathan held extensive operational duties within the family office and portfolio companies, including CEO, CFO and COO, while also serving on numerous boards.
In 2009, Jonathan started Constellation Partners; a boutique firm providing strategic, leadership and finance related consulting services to lower middle market businesses. Constellation primarily focuses on companies with high growth or distressed situations - such as acquisition integration, strategic planning and implementation, management of distressed operational and financial situations, and high growth initiatives. Jonathan has been on-site with a client, one of the largest truck tire dealers in the United States, for the past three years. His role has been overseeing post-acquisition integration, financial and operational restructuring, key account leadership and daily oversight of all staff and operations.
He and his wife and daughter live in Richmond, Virginia and enjoy traveling, cooking, sailing, skiing, horses, and a variety of other outdoor pursuits. BA Hampden-Sydney College 1995 & MBA University of Richmond 2000.
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
600 Founders Bridge Boulevard
Midlothian, VA 23113
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
TJ's Grill at the Jefferson Hotel
101 West Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23220
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