Mr. Wise is a Senior Vice President based in OpenGate Capital’s Los Angeles office and is a member of the Operations team where he supports operations for the firm’s North American portfolio of businesses.
Prior to joining OpenGate, Mr. Wise founded and was the Operating Partner at Wise Strategies, supporting PE clients with strategic and implementation planning across a range of lifecycle scenarios and functional areas. Mr. Wise was also a Vice President at Kelso Partners and a Management Consultant with Oliver Wyman.
Mr. Wise served as an Infantry Officer and Airborne Ranger for the United States Army for six years and participated in one Afghanistan deployment.
Mr. Wise graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Additionally, he received his Master of Business Administration from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.