Courtney W. Haynes

Senior Managing Director

Private Equity


Courtney Haynes is a senior managing director in Mesirow Financial’s Private Equity group. She is responsible for investor and consultant relations, business development and client service for the partnership and co-investment commingled funds and customized separate accounts.

Prior to joining Mesirow Financial in 2006, Courtney was a capital markets associate at Aquion Partners, where she was responsible for due diligence, acquisition and financing execution, as well as portfolio management. Before that, she was an investment banking analyst in the mergers and acquisitions groups at Credit Suisse First Boston and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in New York.

Courtney earned a BS, magna cum laude, from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.