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Mark Wise

VP, Portfolio Operations

Mark joined Kelso in 2019.  As a Vice President of Operations, Mark is focused on improving the operational performance of Kelso’s portfolio companies.  Prior to joining Kelso, he spent 4 years as a management consultant, independently and at Oliver Wyman, where he led numerous strategy, finance, and operational engagements.  Prior to consulting Mark served 5 years as an Infantry Officer in the US Army and 2 years as CFO for an outdoor equipment and endurance event company. 

Mark earned an M.B.A from Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the U.S. Air Force Academy.