Bob Barnett formed Wexford Capital Partners, LLC in early 2013 as an independent sponsor platform for principal investing. Mr. Barnett formed Phoenix Sports Partners, LLC as a platform to provide capital and resources to early stage companies focusing on youth sports and invested in Entelligent, Inc. at its inception and is a member of the board and head of the finance committee.
Mr. Barnett is a member of the Board of Directors of Entelligent, Inc., Phoenix Sports Partners, LLC, Baseball VR, LLC, Vizual Edge, LLC, Atavus Football, LLC, FanFood, Inc., Legacy Esports, Inc., fusesport, Inc., and former Board Chair of Chicago Children’s Museum and Leadership Greater Chicago. Mr. Barnett was a partner at a boutique M&A advisory firm, and was previously a Managing Director and Sector Head of BMO Capital Markets’ Industrial Group. He spent twenty-three years with Bank One and its predecessors in increasing positions of responsibility.
Mr. Barnett earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI) and his MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.