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Timothy Whelan

Tim joined AEA in 2005 as a member of the Small Business Fund team. Tim rejoined AEA in 2009 after business school and was promoted to Partner in 2018. He serves on the boards of Allied Power Group, American Expediting, Barnet Products, CIMSense and Montway. He also served on the boards of former AEA portfolio companies Aramsco, Balboa Instruments, Evans and Flow Control Group.

Prior to joining AEA, Tim was a strategy consultant with The Parthenon Group.

Education M.B.A., Stanford University Graduate School of Business
A.B. in Psychology, Dartmouth College
Location New York
Business Private Equity, Small Business
Portfolio Company Involvement Allied Power Group
American Expediting
Aramsco Holdings
Balboa Instruments
Barnet Products Corporation
Flow Control Group
Montway, Inc.
National Rehab
PLZ Aeroscience Corporation
Sextant Education
The Evans Network of Companies

  • $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.