Izak is an investment analyst at Summit Agricultural Group where he focuses on sourcing, diligence and review of the firm’s private equity investments. Outside of Summit, he is involved in professional organizations such as the CFA Society of Iowa and Young Professionals in Agriculture (YPiA) as well as serving as an industry advisor for the ISU Agricultural Business Club. Izak was raised on a diversified row crop and livestock operation located near Riceville, Iowa. He attended Iowa State University earning bachelors’ degrees in agricultural business and agronomy. In addition to his undergraduate studies, he completed his MBA with an emphasis in finance from the Ivy College of Business. In his spare time, Izak remains active in his family’s farming operation and enjoys the outdoors, the occasional round of golf, and spending time with family and friends.