CIO & Senior Managing Partner
Mr. Oberholtzer has over 30 years of broad investment advisory experience with a focus on alternative asset management and financial product structuring for institutional clients.
Prior to joining WP Global, he was a Director of WestAM, where he was responsible for their small and middle market buyouts, special situations, and co-investments, and was a member of the Private Equity Executive Committee and Investment Committee. Prior to WestAM, Mr. Oberholtzer previously served as the Managing Director and Portfolio Manager of Forstmann-Leff International’s (FLI) Global Derivatives Group and was a Senior Vice President of Products and Strategies. Prior to FLI, Mr. Oberholtzer was a Director of Jefferies Analytical Trading Group at Jefferies Group, where he was involved in product structure and fund management in equities and listed derivatives. Mr. Oberholtzer has served as the president of two private financial services companies and was active in a successful family business for several years.
He is a board member or observer of BrightFarms, Celanova Biosciences, Illumitex, Monogram Foods, Seno Medical Instruments and VoloAgri, among other portfolio companies, and serves as an advisory board member of more than two dozen invested funds. He holds a B.B.A. from George Washington University.