Mark KishlerManaging Director at Northwestern Mutual Capital (NMC) in partnership with DWS
Mr. Kishler joined NMC in 1991. As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, he co-leads the Investment Team, which has deployed over $17 billion in Junior Capital and private equity investments across more than 600 transactions since 2000. Mr. Kishler directly oversees a team of 15 investment professionals, and is additionally responsible for the private equity limited partnership fund investments for NMC. Before joining NMC, Mr. Kishler started his career in M&A at Geneva Capital Markets, an investment advisory firm focused on middle market transactions. Mr. Kishler has an M.B.A. from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago and a B.S. from Northwestern University.
In 2020, DWS forged a partnership with NMC, the private markets division of Northwestern Mutual Life, one of the largest US insurance companies, to develop, launch and manage a new range of private market strategies, initially focused on junior capital / private debt.