Meryl Witmer is a general partner of Eagle Capital Partners, an investment partnership whose investment philosophy encompasses investing in strong businesses with great free cash flow characteristics, at a significant discount to their intrinsic value, with great management teams who intelligently allocate capital.
Meryl began her investing career in 1985, working with value investors Michael Price and Max Heine at the Mutual Series Funds. In May 1989, she co-founded Emerald Partners, L.P., a value-oriented investment partnership. She joined Eagle Capital Partners in 2001 upon the retirement of her partner after a successful 11 years managing Emerald Partners. Meryl joined Dean Witter Realty in August 1983 as a financial analyst.
She graduated from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce, with a concentration in finance, in 1983. Meryl is a member of the board of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. She has been a member of the Barron’s Roundtable since 1999. She is married to Chuck Witmer (Darden ’83) and has two children.