Michael Bell

CEO, Meketa Capital / Investment Committee Member


Michael is grateful that he has the opportunity to democratize access to private market investment opportunities and lead the expansion of Meketa’s institutional offerings for financial advisors and their clients through access to private market investment solutions made available with over four decades of broad and deep investment expertise.

Previous Roles

  • Primark Capital, Chief Executive Officer
  • Global Financial Private Capital, Chief Executive Officer
  • Jackson National, Chief Executive Officer
  • National Planning Holdings, Chief Legal Officer
  • FOLIO Investing, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Latham & Watkins, Senior Corporate Finance Attorney
  • Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, Corporate Attorney
  • KPMG, Supervising Senior Accountant

Education, Credentials, and Memberships

  • BS, University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce
  • JD, West Virginia University


Michael believes that education unlocks endless possibilities. As a result, he serves as a Trustee for the Graland Country Day School, supports the ACE Scholarships and Regis Jesuit High School programs. He is also on the endless quest of becoming a scratch golfer.

My goal each day is to be the “go to” guide to private market investing for financial advisors.