Jerry  Meyer

Jerry Meyer

Operating Partner – Consumer

Mr. Meyer is a seasoned executive with more than 40 years of senior management experience. Mr. Meyer is currently Chairman of Valhalla Holdings, a private holding company through which he invests in and operates privately-held companies. Most recently, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Walls Industries, a market-leading designer and marketer of branded workwear, hunting, and outdoor apparel, which was ultimately sold to Williamson-Dickie. Prior to Walls, Mr. Meyer served in numerous executive leadership positions including Chief Executive Officer of Pinnacle Brands, Executive Vice President of Coleman Company, President and Chief Executive Officer of Coleman Company's Water Sports Division, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Owner of Skeeter Products. Additionally, Mr. Meyer has served as an Operating Partner for Brazos Private Equity Partners, Ronald Perelman, Robert M. Bass Group, Grauer & Wheat, and Haas Wheat & Partners.  Mr. Meyer is currently the Chairman and Owner of City National Bank and serves on the Board of Directors for a number of for-profit and not-profit institutions, including hospitals, foundations, and colleges. Mr. Meyer holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Christian University (TCU) and studied at the Baylor University School of Law.