Brian Finerty

Chief Investment Officer, Equity International

Brian Finerty leads Equity International’s Investments group, overseeing all investment activity and portfolio company management, and is a member of EI’s Management Committee. Drawing from a deep network of relationships and experience in Emerging Markets, Brian is responsible for setting investment strategy and guiding the team in originating and executing deals. Brian also serves on EI’s Investment Committee.

Prior to joining EI in 2009, Brian was vice president at Madison Dearborn Partners, responsible for sourcing and executing transactions across various real estate sectors. Previously, he held positions at Merrill Lynch, ultimately as a vice president in the global commercial real estate group.


University of Chicago Booth School of Business, MBA

University of Michigan, BBA