In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Michael Weisz, Co-founder and President of Yieldstreet, the only multi-asset alternative investment platform for retail investors.
As a seasoned Alternative Investments expert, Michael has created access to investments spanning art, real estate, private business credit, litigation, and marine financing, structured notes, and more previously only available to ultra-high net worth individuals and institutions. At Yieldstreet, Michael has led the company’s investment strategy and product development as well as the strategic vision of Yieldstreet from inception to 325,000 members on the platform, with more than $2.2B invested and $1B returned to investors in principal and interest.
He has held a variety of positions across the specialty finance spectrum including founding Soli Capital and American Medical Concierge. Previously, Michael was Vice President at a New York-based credit opportunities hedge fund with $1.2 billion under management.