Trent M. Meyerhoefer

Chief Financial Officer

Trent Meyerhoefer is Senior Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Clearstead and serves on the Management Committee.  He partners with senior leadership on strategic direction and growth initiatives.  He drives the financial performance and capital structure of the firm and leads the acquisition, operations, and information technology functions.

Prior to joining Clearstead, Trent served as Chief Financial Officer of BBQ Holding, LLC, doing business as BBQGuys, a leading online grilling and outdoor living retailer, and as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ranpak Holdings Corp., a leading provider of sustainable product protection & packaging solutions.  Trent spent nearly 25 years at Eaton Corporation plc in a variety of strategy, finance, and business development roles, serving as Senior Vice President & Treasurer his last 7 years at Eaton.

Trent also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Cleveland Institute of Music and the Finance & Audit Committee of the Shaker Heights schools.  Trent graduated from Albion College and holds an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, where he was a Tuck Scholar.


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