Mr. Chisholm joined Evolution in 2005 and works closely with Michael Lerch in managing the firm. Since joining Evolution, Mr. Chisholm has been integrally involved in all facets of the business and has spearheaded Evolution’s private equity transactions in Japan.
Mr. Chisholm is responsible for all legal matters globally and is also involved in the general management of Evolution's business lines. He serves on Evolution’s Global Investment, Risk, and Compliance committees. Prior to joining Evolution, Mr. Chisholm spent nearly a decade as “outside general counsel” to investment funds and private and public companies, both domestically in the U.S. as well as in Asia, with particular emphasis on securities, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance. Mr. Chisholm graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in Political Science and the University of California, Hastings School of Law with a J.D., cum laude, where he was a member of the Hastings Law Review.