David J. Meyer

Managing Director

Equity Management


David Meyer is a managing director in Mesirow Financial’s Equity Management group. He acts as department manager for trading and operations.

David has more than 26 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Mesirow Financial in 2016, he was the chief operating officer and oversaw trading, operations and information technology for Fiduciary Management Associates, LLC, which was acquired by Mesirow Financial. Before that, he worked for The Northern Trust Company.

David has served on the Institutional Committee of the National Security Traders Association. He is a past president of the Security Traders Association of Chicago and a former advisory board member for Institutional Investor’s Trader Forum. In addition, he provides significant contribution to the firm’s participation in the Big Shoulders Fund’s “Stock Market Program” which provides education on the concepts of investing to eighth grade students in the neediest areas of inner-city Chicago.

David earned a BBA in finance and economics from Loyola University of Chicago.