The Brewer Group Companies use the resources of experienced, dedicated staff and leverage a network of the world’s premier institutions to bring our clients unparalleled access around the globe.
The Brewer Group, Inc. (TBG) is an industry agnostic holding company with assets ranging numerous sectors. Our relationships with key international decision makers spanning government development agencies, financial institutions, multinational corporations, NGO’s and numerous leaders in sports and entertainment place TBG in a unique position to grow its portfolio. TBG takes pride in identifying companies whose goal is to make a social impact on the communities in which they serve.
About the CEO: Jack Brewer
His Excellency Ambassador (Amb.) Jack Brewer was born on January 8, 1979, in Ft. Worth, TX and raised in Grapevine, TX by Rosa and Eddie Brewer. He attended Grapevine High School where he was a top student, All-State athlete and record setter in football and track. Following high school, Amb. Brewer went on to attend Southern Methodist University (SMU) where he was a freshman All-American Candidate in football and a Disney World Classic Record Holder in track. Amb. Brewer transferred to the University of Minnesota and continued to excel both academically and athletically, earning several honors including Academic All-Big Ten, Carl Eller Defensive MVP Award, Paul Giel Award, First Team All-Big Ten by Media, All-Big Ten in Track and Field and was team captain on the football team. He has three children, Jared, Laesha and Jackson.
Amb. Brewer earned his Bachelor of Science (2001) and his Masters in Sport Management (2002) from the University of Minnesota, all while playing Division I football. Additionally, he has completed Executive Business Programs at Harvard School of Business (2005) and the Wharton School of Business (2006).
Following his senior year at the University of Minnesota, Amb. Brewer went on to compete in the East-West Shrine game and was signed as a free agent by the Minnesota Vikings (2002). Known as an exceptional special teams player and versatile defensive back, Amb. Jack Brewer established a reputation as a true leader during his five year tenure in the National Football League (NFL), including captain on three NFL teams. Amb. Brewer was a Pro Bowl candidate on special teams as a rookie, and had his first career interception against Brett Favre that same year. He was named Vikings team captain in 2003 and went on to be captain on the New York Giants (2004) and the Philadelphia Eagles (2005). While playing for the New York Giants, Amb. Brewer founded The Brewer Group Companies (TBG) which operated a successful mortgage origination practice closing over $100mm in mortgages. After completing his fifth and final year in the NFL with the Arizona Cardinals (2006), Amb. Brewer accepted a position as a Wealth Manager with Merrill Lynch (2007) in the Global Private Client Group located in New York City.
After a successful career with Merrill Lynch ranking in the top one percent in his class across the firm, Amb. Brewer served as an Investment Banker at Paramount Bio from 2009-2011 where he helped lead numerous financings. During that time, he also served as the Managing Director at Opus Point Partners, a biotech focused hedge fund, where he raised the seed capital at the fund’s inception. In 2011, Amb. Brewer turned his focus to his role as Founder and CEO of The Brewer Group, Inc. (TBG) (www.thebrewergroup.com), a diversified global investment advisory firm that specializes in an array of private client and corporate client services.
TBG’s diverse clientele includes high net worth individuals, public and private corporations, NGOs and investment firms from across the United States and in various emerging and frontier markets. In its first year, Amb. Brewer and his team accomplished a highly successful private equity capital raise for The After Midnight Group to establish a now renowned restaurant chain in the Midwest under the ‘Cowboys’ brand. TBG has gone on to provide investment banking advisory services for dozens of public and private companies spanning a variety of sectors. Additionally, TBG manages over $60 million in assets and is one of the industry’s largest sports lenders having originating over 100 loans to professional athletes and sports agencies.
Since 2002, Amb. Brewer has also been regularly involved with the production of numerous television, digital media and radio broadcasts internationally, as well as a weekly presence in print media. Amb. Brewer serves as a contributor on CNBC, appearing numerous times a year, as well as a weekly contributing writer for the American City Business Journals.