AEA Investors


Private Equity
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Nick Alers
Vice President

Nick joined AEA in 2016 and focuses on AEA’s investments in the Value-Added Industrials and Services sectors.

Prior to joining AEA, Nick was an investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley in the global transportation group.

Education B.A. in Economics, Yale University (summa cum laude)
Location New York
Business Private Equity, Middle Market
Portfolio Company Involvement API Technologies Corp.
Pro Mach Group, Inc.
Spectrum Plastics Group
TricorBraun Holdings, Inc.
Visual Comfort & Co.

  • $15b

    With over $15 billion under management, AEA is a leader in global, middle-market private investing.

  • 130+

    With approximately 135 employees, including approximately 90 investment professionals, AEA’s experienced and focused team leverages deep industry knowledge and exceptional operational expertise.

  • 5/3

    With five offices across three continents, AEA has an unparalleled global network of relationships with family owners of industrial companies, business executives and influential government leaders.

  • 1968

    Founded in 1968 by members of the world’s leading industrial families, AEA is one of the oldest and most experienced private equity firms with a long legacy of success.

  • 75

    AEA has more than 75 Participants, who include some of the world’s pre-eminent industrial families, business executives and former government leaders.