Michael Wales

Senior Associate

Michael Wales is a Senior Associate at Lincolnshire on the Execution Team. Mike is responsible for evaluating potential investment opportunities, obtaining financing for investments, and working closely with portfolio company management teams to develop and execute strategic plans. His primary focus is on Lincolnshire’s investments in the tech-enabled business services, niche consumer, light manufacturing, and logistics sectors. He has significant experience improving the performance of Lincolnshire portfolio companies alongside the operations team, in addition to playing a key role on the execution team during several of Lincolnshire’s successful exits of Fund IV investments. Prior to joining Lincolnshire in 2016, Mike was an Analyst with both investment and operational responsibilities at Warwick Energy Group, a private equity fund focused on natural resources.

Mike holds an AB from Harvard College. He was the Captain of the Harvard varsity lightweight rowing team and a member of the U.S. National Rowing Team. Mike serves on the Associate Board of Row New York, a non-profit organization dedicated to transforming the lives of New York City’s under-resourced teens through the sport of rowing combined with mentorship, college prep, and academic support. Mike also enjoys cycling during the spring and summer and alpine skiing during the fall and winter.

Board Positions

Mike is a board observer at Latite, Dalbo, Allison and Desch Plantpak

Deal Work

AMPORTS, Dalbo, Allison Marine, Desch Plantpak