Keith Meister

Keith Meister
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Keith Meister is managing partner and chief investment officer of Corvex Management, which he founded in December 2010.

Prior to founding Corvex, Meister served as chief executive officer and then principal executive officer and vice chairman of the board of Icahn Enterprises from August 2003 to August 2010. From its launch in November 2004 to August 2010, Meister served as senior managing director of the general partners of Icahn Partners LP and affiliated funds.

Meister previously served as a director on numerous boards, including Yum! Brands, The Williams Companies, ADT, Ralcorp Holdings and Motorola/Motorola Mobility, among others. He is also a member of the board of the Harlem Children's Zone.

Meister received an AB in government, cum laude, from Harvard College in 1995.