Managing Director and CEO
Michael Choe is a Managing Director and the CEO of Charlesbank Capital Partners. He has 25 years of private equity experience, having joined Harvard Private Capital Group, the firm’s predecessor, in 1997. Previously he was a business analyst at McKinsey & Company, where he focused on corporate strategy work. Michael was instrumental in adding complimentary strategies to the firm’s flagship private equity platform, recruiting dedicated teams in Credit and Technology in 2016 and 2018, respectively. In addition, Michael helps lead the firm’s business services and technology teams and is active in their sourcing and investment efforts. Michael serves on the boards of portfolio companies Lido Advisors, Park Place, Six Degrees, Sound United and World Insurance Associates. He is also on the Board of Governors of Partners in Health, the Board of Trustees of Nativity Preparatory School of Boston and the Board of Directors of Wayfair. He lived in Seoul, Korea, before moving to Boston to attend Harvard University, where he earned a BA in biology.