Brian Thies is a Principal of Paine Schwartz Partners.
Mr. Thies joined Paine Schwartz Partners in 2014. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at WireCo WorldGroup, a Fund III portfolio company, as a Senior Analyst, and then Manager in Corporate Development and Strategy. While there, he worked on a wide range of both internal strategic priorities and financial transactions including acquisitions and debt financings. He began his career at KPMG, LLP as an audit associate.
Mr. Thies is a graduate of the University of Kansas (Master of Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, with distinction) and was raised in Overland Park, Kansas.