Mr. Miller serves of counsel to the Middleberg Riddle Group on matters pertaining to real estate and business law in California and Georgia. Mr. Miller has significant international business, legal and tax experience in the areas of business development, foreign operations, tax oversight, contract negotiations with foreign governments, corporate restructuring and financial instruments along with IPO experience on four continents.
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Until July, 2003, Mr. Miller was the Executive Vice President, Interim CFO and Chief Administrative Officer of Enhanced Capital Partners, LLC (ECP), a venture capital/fund management firm based in New Orleans with offices in New York and Denver. He is a co-founder of ECP and serves on its Board of Directors. In addition to these positions, Mr. Miller served on the investment committee of the Louisiana funds. He continues to serve as a consultant to ECP.
Prior to joining ECP, Mr. Miller was Managing Director and Principal of Halcyon Development Company, LLC (Halcyon). Halcyon assisted venture capital companies in identifying investment opportunities and provided due diligence services regarding the economics of the opportunity along with structuring, accounting and tax review of the business operations along with continued oversight. Halcyon assists start-up companies in securing financing and equity partners.
Prior to forming Halcyon, Mr. Miller was with Freeport-McMoRan natural resource companies for over thirteen years serving as Vice President and General Counsel of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., an international publicly traded mining company with operations in Asia, North America and Europe. In addition, he served as Vice President, Taxes for Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., McMoRan Oil & Gas Company and Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (a natural resource company with fertilizer, gold, geothermal and oil and gas operations.). Mr. Miller has significant international business, legal and tax experience in the areas of business development, foreign operations, tax oversight, contract negotiations with foreign governments, corporate restructuring and financial instruments along with IPO experience on four continents. He is a consultant to Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
Mr. Miller is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Ochsner Clinic Foundation based in New Orleans and serves on the Finance Committee and the Investment Committee.