President & CEO
Mr. Xenick has been an investment banker for over 20 years working to raise millions of dollars of debt and equity capital for middle market companies. At InvestAmerica, Mr. Xenick leads the firm’s EB-5 Advisory Services and Support practice. Mr. Xenick is registered with Sequence Financial Specialists, LLC (member FINRA/SIPC) and serves as Sequence’s Principal for the EB-5 sector.
Prior to starting InvestAmerica, Mr. Xenick was Managing Partner of LCG Capital Advisors, a boutique lower middle market investment bank in Tampa, Florida for over five years, co-founding LCG’s FINRA-registered broker/dealer, representing dozens of the firm’s clients in raising debt/equity capital and merger & acquisition transactions. Mr. Xenick also managed LCG’s advisory practice areas where there was a notable element of regulatory compliance, as well as various strategic partnerships of the firm. In 2010, Mr. Xenick founded LCG’s EB-5 Advisory & Support Services Division, creating the capabilities and infrastructure noted above, spinning out this Division in 2012 into InvestAmerica Capital Advisors, LLC.
Before joining LCG, Mr. Xenick was a Managing Director for five years at Atlantic American Capital Advisors, a Tampa-based investment bank, where he led many successful corporate finance and merger and acquisition transactions across multiple industries including media/telecom, information technology, software, specialty finance, food and concessions, post-secondary education, manufacturing, business services and nutritional health products.
Prior to joining Atlantic American, Mr. Xenick worked at Communications Equity Associates (CEA), a boutique global investment and merchant bank, where he served as a Vice President in CEA’s global investment banking practice for over eight years. After joining CEA in 1994, Mr. Xenick provided investment banking, private equity and strategic advisory services to CEA’s entertainment and new media clients in the U.S., the Middle East and Asia, and was specifically responsible for the telecommunications, technology, Internet, and music industries, and successfully closed numerous middle-market private placements, corporate financing and merger and acquisition transactions within these industries.
Before CEA, Mr. Xenick worked for four years as a senior auditor for the international public accounting firm of Ernst & Young. He holds Bachelor and Master Degrees in Accounting from the University of Florida, is a CPA and holds FINRA Series 7, 79, 24 and 63 securities registrations. He is married with three children.
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Mike is a VFR rated Private Pilot and has trained and competed in Iron-Man triathlon events.
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InvestAmerica is not a broker-dealer, does not offer securities and is not registered with FINRA or any other securities-regulating organizations. All securities offered through Sequence Financial Specialists, LLC, FINRA/SIPC. Sequence Financial Specialists LLC and InvestAmerica Capital Advisors, LLC are not affiliated.