Megatel Capital Investment, the capital markets division of The Megatel Group, has hired industry veteran Ross Curtis as senior vice president of sales and operations.
Curtis has been active in the investment and financial planning industry since 1993. Prior to joining Megatel, he served as director of client relations and 1031 solutions at Capview Partners, where he was responsible for overseeing the Capview Exchange LLC sales process.
Previously, he spent time as a product specialist with Behringer Harvard/Provasi Capital Partners. In this role, he represented a platform of investment strategies, presenting product information and market updates to financial advisors supporting national accounts and sales.
Additionally, he served as an internal sales manager at Invesco Distributors Inc., where he supervised a team of up to 23 internal wholesalers in building relationships with financial advisors in the wirehouse and bank channels.
Curtis also served in various capacities with AIM Fund Services and AIM Distributors, where he managed the Pacific Northwest wholesaling territory. He began his career as an account executive with F.N. Wolf & Co., Inc.
“Ross is a seasoned industry veteran with an exceptional track record who will serve an instrumental role at our firm,” said Trey Hoppe, MCI’s executive vice president and managing director. “His in-depth knowledge of the financial services industry and unparalleled product management background will help to support Megatel’s strategic growth initiatives.”
Curtis holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and information systems from Baylor University, and is a certified investment management analyst.
Megatel Capital Investment is the capital markets division of The Megatel Group, which is the parent company of MCI and Megatel Homes Inc. Megatel Homes is a Texas-based homebuilder that has more than 100 developments comprised of several thousand homes across Texas and Oklahoma. The company funds part of its operations through private placements offered by Megatel Capital Investment.