Wesley Barnes is the Head of Private Equity for Chicago Global. He has lived in Asia for over 20 years as part of a career that has spanned private equity and management consulting in Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore. He has spent 17 years in private equity, originating, executing and managing investments in Asia’s vibrant middle market on behalf of global blue-chip limited partners and major family offices.
Mr. Barnes earned his MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. He also holds a Bachelor of Science from Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service, with a concentration in International Finance and an Asian Studies certification.