Justin Ward is a Managing Director at BDT & Company, where he is responsible for execution of both investments and advisory assignments. Prior to joining BDT in 2009, he worked for Thomas H. Lee Partners, a private equity firm based in Boston. Mr. Ward began his career as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs in the consumer & retail group in New York.
Mr. Ward is currently a Director for Athletico Physical Therapy and EXOS. He also serves on the board of directors of the Chicago Children’s Choir and previously served on the boards of The Wrigley Building and Weber-Stephen Products India.
Mr. Ward received a bachelor’s degree in economics and computer science from Duke University and holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.