Head of Business Development

Alex Bues joined Wellspring in 2019 and leads the firm’s business development effort. At Wellspring, Alex is responsible for sourcing and evaluating new platform investments and add-on acquisitions for existing portfolio companies. In addition, Alex manages the firm’s investment banking and capital markets relationships.

Prior to joining Wellspring, Alex served as Head of Business Development for Balance Point Capital, a private equity fund based in Westport, CT. Prior to that, he was on the investment team of New Capital Partners, where he spent three years and was responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and executing investments within the lower middle market. Alex started his career with Greenwich Associates, a strategy consulting firm focused on advising institutional asset managers on a variety of sales, product, and operations issues.

Alex received his BA in Economics from Denison University and an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.