Steve Oyer is CEO of i(x) investments who brings over 35 years of business and investment experience. He served as a senior member of the Private Funds Group of Brookfield Asset Management focused on Real Assets and Renewable Investments, and then was most recently Senior Vice President at Lazard Asset Management where he led their Global Family Office Advisory Group.
His leadership has included serving as the interim CEO and leading the restructuring of Saflink Corporation, a NASDAQ listed biometric software company. He was also a board member and audit chair of Salton, Inc., a designer, marketer, manufacturer and distributor of a broad range of branded small appliances like the George Foreman Grill. He played an active part in the ongoing restructuring and sale of Salton. He was also a founder of Quake Capital, an accelerator that fosters early-stage ventures led by student and faculty entrepreneurs from university ecosystems, still serving in an advisory capacity.
His investment industry, non-profit efforts have focused on serving on investment committees whose mandates include allocation of capital to both public and private markets. He served as a member of the investment committee for the Florida Atlantic University’s Foundation for a five-year term and was a founding member of the non-commercial family office initiatives at New York University and Stanford University where he continues to play a leadership role.
Oyer has served on the Truth Initiative board of directors since 2019.