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Jessie Wechsler
Vice President

Jessie joined AEA in 2017 and focuses on AEA’s investments in the Consumer / Retail and Services sectors.

Prior to joining AEA, Jessie received her MBA at Harvard Business School. Prior to business school, she was an associate at Bregal Partners and held positions at BlackRock Alternative Investments and Goldman Sachs.

Education M.B.A., Harvard Business School
A.B. in Economics, Princeton University (Honors)
Location New York
Business Private Equity, Middle Market
Portfolio Company Involvement Melissa & Doug
Suhyang Group
ThreeSixty Group, Ltd.
Traeger Wood Pellet Grills

  • $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.