Richard Price

Executive Chairman, Mesirow Financial

Richard Price is executive chairman of Mesirow Financial Holdings, Inc., a privately held diversified financial services firm headquartered in Chicago. He joined Mesirow in 1972 and has held a number of positions, including chief executive officer, president and chief operating officer, as well as president of its Insurance Services Division, a post he held for 25 years. Price is actively involved in a wide array of charitable, nonprofit and civic organizations in the Chicago area, including as a Director of World Business Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Foundation and Metropolitan Family Services. He is a member of The Economic Club of Chicago and the Executive Committee of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.