Brian A. Bernasek

Washington, DC
Business Segment
Corporate Private Equity
Asset Class

Brian Bernasek is a Managing Director and head of the Global Industrial and Transportation team. He is based in Washington, DC.

Since 2000, Carlyle’s Industrial and Transportation team has invested more than $15 billion of equity globally. Notable transactions include Allison Transmission, Atotech, Axalta Coating Systems, HD Supply, Accudyne Industries, The Hertz Corporation, Novolex, Signode Industrial Group, Rexnord Corporation, Kinder Morgan and Genesee & Wyoming.

Prior to joining Carlyle in 2000, Mr. Bernasek held positions in New York with Investcorp International, a private equity firm, and Morgan Stanley & Co., in its Investment Banking Division.

Mr. Bernasek is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and received his M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School.

He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Accudyne Industries, Atotech, Novolex, and Signode Industrial Group.