President & CEO
Mr. Van Geyzel is the President & CEO of Alleghany Capital. He is a member of the board of directors of Bourn & Koch, Inc.; Jazwares, LLC; ORX Exploration Inc.; R. C. Tway Company, LLC; and Stranded Oil Resources Corporation. Prior to joining Alleghany Capital in 2007, Mr. Van Geyzel was an investment professional at Copper Arch Capital LLC, where he focused on investments in the public equity markets, and Brown Brothers Harriman’s 1818 Mezzanine Funds, L.P. (“BBH”), where he focused on a variety of private equity and mezzanine debt transactions in a wide range of industries. Before BBH, Mr. Van Geyzel worked in UBS Warburg LLC’s Leveraged Finance Group. Mr. Van Geyzel graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in both History and Economics. He also holds an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.