Ian is a Partner with Concentric Equity Partners and joined the firm in 2007. He is responsible for originating new investment opportunities, executing new investments and working with portfolio companies. Prior to joining Concentric, he was with the Edgewater Funds where he focused on sourcing new investments and working with portfolio companies with an industry focus on business services and healthcare services. Prior to joining Edgewater, Ian spent five years with Lincoln International, an investment banking firm based in Chicago. Prior to Lincoln, Ian spent two years with GE Capital Corporation in the corporate lending department. Ian also worked for a joint venture between GE Capital and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. in Bangkok, Thailand. He received his B.A. in finance, with honors, from Michigan State University and his M.B.A. degree from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Ian is a board member of the Financial Markets Institute at Michigan State University and a trustee of National Louis University. Ian currently resides in Evanston, IL with his wife Sheau-ming; and their three daughters.