Marco Meier is the founding Partner of Navo Capital LLC where he is involved in all aspects of the firm’s activities. Prior to founding Navo in 2017, Marco was an investment professional at Rhone Group, a New York based private equity firm focused on the middle market with $8 billion assets under management and over 25 investments. Previously, Marco was with TDR Capital, a middle market private equity firm with $6 billion assets under management. His experience includes deal sourcing and execution, financing, board participation, operational projects, add-on acquisitions and exits. Marco was involved in numerous transactions, including acquisitions, recapitalizations, financings, divestitures and exits, and specifically in control equity investments representing deployment of over $5.1 billion of equity capital.
Marco began his career in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley in New York and London, advising private equity firms and corporates on M&A transactions, debt, equity, and mezzanine financings, IPOs as well as corporate disposals and sales processes.
Marco received an M.S. in Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, and a Master in International Management from the Stockholm School of Economics. He was a member of the Swiss Military Special Forces and is fluent in English and German, and also speaks French and Spanish. Marco lives in New York City with his wife and his daughter.