Will Meris is Caliber’s EVP/Managing Director for the Caliber Companies. Will brings over 25 years of experience in private equity management, capital raising, entrepreneurial wins, regulatory oversight, and operational vision. Since joining Caliber in September 2021, Will oversees Caliber's Marketing and Wealth Development departments and assists in the acquisition and management of the company’s capital investments.
Prior to joining Caliber, Will was the Managing Director of Excelsa Capital, a subsidiary of Juniper Real Estate from August 2019 to August 2021. Will's primary expertise was centered in the hospitality sector. Juniper projects with which he has been involved include the Virgin Hotel in Las Vegas and Bishop's Lodge Resort in Santa Fe, NM. Additionally, from July 2017 to August 2019, Will was the Managing Director of the L’Auberge de Sonoma Resort Fund which handled fund management and capital formation activities for the MacArthur Place Hotel in Sonoma, CA.
With a vast background in private equity and venture capital, Will currently sits on several boards of early-stage growth companies. Will earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a minor in Finance from Arizona State University in 1989.