Geoffrey Rehnert is Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Audax Group and Executive Chairman of Audax Private Equity. Along with his business partner, Marc Wolpow, Mr. Rehnert manages the firm, chairs the firm’s investment committee, and has overseen all phases of Audax Group’s development since its founding in 1999.
Prior to co-founding Audax Group, Mr. Rehnert helped to start Bain Capital, where he was a General Partner and then a Managing Director. While at Bain Capital, Mr. Rehnert helped to initiate Bain Capital’s leveraged acquisition efforts, served on the boards of over 25 portfolio companies, and established the firm’s middle market-focused deal generation and relationship development efforts. Prior to working at Bain Capital, Mr. Rehnert worked as a consultant at Bain & Company and as a commercial banker at The Morgan Guaranty Trust Company (now J. P. Morgan and Company).
Mr. Rehnert received a J.D. from Stanford Law School, and he received an A.B. with Honors in Economics from Duke University.
Mr. Rehnert currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Enterprise Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and on the corporate board of Jupiter Medical Center. In addition, he serves on the Board of Overseers of the Hoover Institute, serves on the Dean’s Strategic Council at Stanford Law School, and sits on the Advisory Board of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR).