Experienced investment professional Wayne DeMeester has offered investment advice to both institutions and individuals during his career in the financial services industry. In addition, he is currently raising money for RSS & Company’s Private Equity Pathfinder Fund. Prior to joining RSS & Company, Wayne DeMeester held executive positions with KBR Capital Partners, Inc., and Wachovia Securities. At KBR Capital Partners, he served as Senior Vice President of Capital Markets, where he advised accredited investors on private placements and assisted individuals with investment opportunities in commercial real estate. At Wachovia, Mr. DeMeester and his team advised high-net-worth individuals on a range of investment strategies designed to maximize gains while minimizing risks due to market fluctuations. His work as Managing Director of Corporate and Executive Services was rewarded with Gold and Platinum Level recognition by Wachovia’s Chairman’s Circle of Excellence. In addition to his successful career as an investment professional, Wayne DeMeester has long been committed to his community. He is active in the Boy Scouts of America and has coached youth soccer and basketball. He served on the Board of Directors for Ronald McDonald House Charities and formerly worked as President of both the Seattle Executives Association and The Harbor Club in Seattle. Wayne DeMeester received his Master of Business Administration from Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management, and his Certified Investment Management Analyst certification from The Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. DeMeester remains active with the BYU Management Society and currently serves as an Advisory Board member for the Marriott School’s Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology.