Mr. Mead co-founded and is a Principal at Chickasaw Capital Management, LLC, an investment manager serving institutions and high net worth individuals. He has diverse investment experience across public and private equity, fixed income, and derivative markets. Mr. Mead started his investment management career with Goldman Sachs & Co., where he served for 9 years and was a Vice President. He received his B.S. from Birmingham-Southern College in 1990, double majoring in Economics and Finance. He received an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University in 1992.