Ben FisherVice President and Midwest Market Lead
How Ben Can Help You
Ben Fisher joined Berman Capital Advisors in September 2020 as the Vice President of Business Development and Midwest Market Lead. Ben focuses on growing the Berman business and presence with a focus on Chicago and the greater Midwestern United States.
What Makes Ben Knowledgeable
Prior to joining Berman, Ben worked and held leadership and equity positions in several family/closely held businesses. Most recently, Ben led the Marketing and Specialty Chemical efforts for Washing Systems (WSI), the leading provider of specialty cleaning products to the global commercial laundry industry. In that role, Ben led WSI’s diversification and strategic growth initiatives as well as a successful recapitalization process with Gryphon Investors, a leading middle-market Private Equity Firm. Ben continued to serve on WSI’s leadership team alongside Gryphon until the Company was recently sold to Kao Corporation (Japan). Additionally, Ben is an active investor in Private Enterprises and Venture Capital businesses across a variety of verticals.
Getting to Know Ben
Ben and his wife, Amy, reside in Deerfield, IL, and have three children. Ben is a graduate of The University of Wisconsin-Madison, with a BA in Political Science. Throughout his career, Ben has been an active volunteer member of his Community. Currently, Ben serves on the Executive Board of the Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago and is active in the Jewish United Fund of Chicago. Ben is also an alum of the Wexner Heritage Program.