Chris Lau

Vice President

As a Vice President of Mason Wells Buyout Funds, Mr. Lau is primarily responsible for supporting the funds' investment activities.  In this capacity, Mr. Lau is responsible for initiating investment opportunities, new investment analysis, conducting due diligence, negotiating debt financings, and working with portfolio company management teams.

Before joining Mason Wells in 2016, Mr. Lau was an Investment Banking Analyst in Robert W. Baird's Milwaukee office, where he focused on middle market M&A advisory engagements.  Prior to Robert W. Baird, Mr. Lau was a Senior Associate in Ernst & Young's New York office, where he worked on audit and advisory engagements.

Mr. Lau received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Virginia and a Master of Science degree in Accounting from Boston College.  Mr. Lau earned his Certified Public Accountant designation in 2014.

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Tom Smith

Executive Managing Director and Chairman of the Board

Greg Myers

Senior Managing Director

Kevin Kenealey

Senior Managing Director

Jim Domach

Chief Financial Officer

Jay Radtke

Senior Managing Director

Ben Holbrook

Senior Managing Director

Chris Markgraf


Mike Wirth


Chris Pummill


Damon Thome


Michael Graves

Vice President

Chris Lau

Vice President

Dan Shanahan

Senior Associate

Jacob Simons


Brady Walsh

Business Development Manager

Jeff Davidson

Director of Research

Debbie Figueroa

Office Manager & Fund Administrator

Jon Gladieux

Director of IT & Accounting Administrator

Lisa Bredeson

Executive Administrator 

Mara Delgado

Receptionist & Administrative Assistant

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