Barry joined IFG’s Board of Directors in October 2008 and was also appointed as a CEO in 2019. Before this Barry was Head of Private Equity and Managing Director at The Presidio Group, a financial services and wealth management firm based in San Francisco, CA. Prior to Presidio, Barry served as founding CEO of Figure 8 Wireless and CFO of Chipcon Group, prior to its acquisition by Texas Instruments. He also served as vice president of corporate and business development at Widcomm prior to its sale to Broadcom Corporation. Barry was also a private equity investor at Chase Capital Partners, where he executed growth equity investments and was an investment banker at Merrill Lynch in both the U.S. and Asia.
Barry graduated magna cum laude from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN, and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.