Wesley Barnes


Appointed as a Commissioner of TRUST Group in 2014, Mr. Barnes has over 10 years’ experience in finance and management consulting in Asia. He is an Director at AIF Capital which he joined in 2006. Prior to joining AIF Capital, he worked with Deloitte Consulting’s Financial Services Industry group in Japan. There, he concentrated on realigning the domestic strategy and operations of multinational financial services companies who had acquired Japanese banks and insurers. Mr. Barnes has worked on investments across Asia in various industries, including consumer packaging, financial services, healthcare, telecommunications, energy, transportation, logistics, industrial equipment & construction. Mr. Barnes holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (BSFS) with a concentration on International Economics and Asian Studies certificate from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. in Finance & Accounting from University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He was born in Virginia, USA and is fluent in Japanese.