Wesley Garfield



Wesley is an Associate with Franklin Templeton Private Equity (FTPE). Wesley is responsible for investment research and underwriting as well as ongoing portfolio management and monitoring. He has five years of experience in strategy, operations, and private markets investing.

Prior to FTPE, Wesley served with Uber Eats’ U.S. & Canada Strategy team where he helped to develop and implement corporate strategy to drive growth, superior unit economics, and competitive differentiation.

Previously, Wesley was an integral member of QIC Global Private Capital’s U.S. team responsible for investing, overseeing, and actively managing a $5 billion private equity portfolio across buyout, growth equity, venture capital, and co-investment strategies.

Wesley holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from UC Berkeley.