Tom Hynes is Senior Managing Director in Mesirow's Global Investment Management Distribution team. He leads the team responsible for marketing and distribution of the firm’s investment capabilities to institutional investors and investment consultants in North America.
Prior to his current position, Tom worked as an Investment Associate in Mesirow Private Equity, where he was responsible for due diligence and valuation analysis on direct investment opportunities. Prior to joining Mesirow in 1997, he worked in the Real Estate Asset Management division at the First National Bank of Chicago.
He serves on the Board of Directors for Link Unlimited Scholars, where he is also a mentor, as well as the Finance Committee for CURE (Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy) and on the Investment Committee of the Cristo Rey Jesuit High School.
Tom earned a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of Chicago Law School, a Bachelor of Arts with honors from the University of Notre Dame and an Master of Business Administration from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.