Marquette Chester – Advisory Board Member
Advisory Board Member
Marquette Chester serves as a Principal and Managing Director of Product Development and Investor Relations at WL Ross & Co. LLC. As Managing Director, he is responsible for coordinating global investor relations in conjunction with the global sales team, distribution for the entire private equity platform, to include Direct Private Capital and Fund of Funds. In his role, he leads the Investor Relations and Product Management areas and is part of the strategic planning and direction of the firm. Mr. Chester is a senior liaison to many of the firm’s largest private equity investors. He served as Managing Director of Public Funds Sales and Service Team at Invesco Ltd, responsible for relationship and new business generation for institutional investors in public funds. Mr. Chester joined Invesco in 2000.
Mr. Chester has more than 25 years of experience in the investment management industry. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Securities Professionals (NASP) Foundation.
Mr. Chester graduated from Duke University in 1983 with a B.A. in Economics.
Mr. Chester has offices in New York City and Atlanta, Georgia.