President of LM Advisors and Senior Managing Director of LM Capital Group
Luis Maizel is the president of LM Advisors, LLC, and the senior managing director of LM Capital Group, LLC, the largest Hispanic money manager in the USA. He currently is a trustee of the University of San Diego, where he chairs the investment committee.
Maizel received both a BS in mechanical electrical engineering and an MS in industrial engineering from the National University of Mexico. He also received an MBA from Harvard Business School where he graduated as a Baker Scholar, the school’s highest academic honor. He is a contributor to many publications both in the U.S. and Mexico and served as an economic advisor in a previous Mexican administration.
He has lectured at Harvard University where he was a faculty member and is constantly invited to speak to students at graduate schools in the University of California system.
Maizel has served in many nonprofit boards including the AMI Montessori, the Ken Jewish Community and the HBS Alumni Association in Mexico. He served in the Wells Fargo community board and is in the NAFIN (the Mexican Development Bank) overseas board. Additionally, Maizel sits on various other public and private boards, including Pacific Commerce Bank, Comexhidro, Minera del Pitic and now he is Vice President of the board of Trustees and chair of the Investment Committee of the University of San Diego.