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Justin de La Chapelle

Justin joined AEA in 2006 and was promoted to Partner in 2018. Justin focuses on AEA’s investments in the Value-Added Industrials and Services sectors. He currently serves on the board of Visual Comfort & Co, and previously served on the board TricorBraun. Justin also served on the board of former AEA portfolio company GMS.

Prior to joining AEA, Justin worked at Brera Capital Partners, a global private equity firm based in New York. Prior to Brera, he worked at Banc of America Securities in both the mergers and acquisitions group and the leveraged acquisition finance group.

Education B.A. in English and Mathematics, Georgetown University (Honors)
Location New York
Business Private Equity, Middle Market
Portfolio Company Involvement Behavioral Interventions
Gypsum Management and Supply, Inc.
Henry Company
RelaDyne, Inc.
SRS Roofing Supply
TricorBraun Holdings, Inc.
Visual Comfort & Co.
Window Nation

  • $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.