Brian A. Bernasek
Brian Bernasek is a Managing Director and head of the Global Industrial and Transportation team. He is based in Washington, DC.
Since 2005, Carlyle’s Industrial and Transportation team has invested more than $21 billion of equity in over 70 transactions across subsectors and geographies. Notable transactions include Allison Transmission, Atotech BV, Axalta Coating Systems, HD Supply, Nouryon, The Hertz Corporation, Novolex Holdings, 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.
He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Accudyne Industries, Atotech BV, Nouryon and Novolex Holdings. He is also Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Washington Jesuit Academy.
Mr. Bernasek is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and received his MBA from Harvard Business School.