Mitch Flax, CAIA, Chapter Executive, Austin

Founder, CIO, Net Equity
Mitch Flax

At the heart of Net Equity Capital's inception and its strategic vision lies Mitch Flax’s invaluable Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation. Far more than a mere credential, it represents a commitment towards a deep-rooted understanding of alternative investments, professionalism, and ethical practice. The CAIA charter has been instrumental in shaping both the ethos and the strategic direction of Net Equity. It embodies Mitch’s comprehensive approach to investment analysis and decision-making. This commitment to excellence, coupled with a passion for continuous learning, has been pivotal in establishing the foundational principles upon which Net Equity Capital is built.
Prior to founding Net Equity, Mitch was a Managing Director at MassMutual where he served as a consultant to RIAs, wirehouses, independent broker/dealers, and other private wealth intermediaries in Texas. He was responsible for DC/DB plan distribution in both the private and public sector. 
Mitch brings 20 years of in-depth and diverse investment experience, he has represented and advised top tier asset managers across multiple investment disciplines including real estate investment trusts (REITS), technology, tax advantaged fixed income, and equity sectors. He is an active real estate investor, syndicator, and developer. Additionally, Mitch has a passion to help startups through the Techstars ecosystem and is an active LP at Everywhere Ventures.