Mr. White has been actively involved with all M&A efforts at Skyview Capital since its inception. He brings decades of experience that encompass private equity, investment banking and executive management. Mr. White has held critical positions at many distinguished firms, such as Merrill Lynch and Platinum Equity Holdings. Prior to Skyview Capital, Mr. White was an integral part of Platinum Equity’s $8 billion dollar global business development and M&A team. At Platinum he was responsible for building, maintaining and expanding relationships with the heads of Fortune 500 companies and the world’s leading investment banks. After Platinum Equity he established and successfully headed up Skyview Capitals business development group for over 10 years. Recently, Mr. White transitioned to working more closely with Mr. Solanti to help spearhead the firm’s global M&A, strategic alliance and corporate development strategy.
In 2016, Mr White won the M&A Advisor Emerging Leader Award (formally called top 40 under 40) for Private Equity Dealmaker. The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Mr. White as one of the Most Influential Private Equity Investors in Los Angeles in 2014. In addition to his responsibilities at Skyview Capital, Mr. White is the United States Chair of the G8 Young Summit, and he serves on the membership committee of MIYLC, a division of the Milken Institute, a nonprofit, nonpartisan global think-tank. He is also actively involved in American Friends of the Louvre, The Elton John AIDS Foundation and Conservation International.
Mr. White holds a B.A. from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.