Jack Lynch is an Advisory Partner and served as Chess Ag’s Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel from April 2020 through June 2023. Jack is currently the Chief Legal Officer at Tishman. Prior to joining Chess Ag, Jack worked for Sithe Global Management, LLC, a Blackstone subsidiary that invested in and developed infrastructure projects in attractive markets around the world. At Sithe, Jack’s responsibilities included corporate and tax legal, operational, and financial issues related to the investment in and development, operation, and disposition of the company’s projects. Prior to his tenure at Sithe, Jack was a member of the tax group in the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, where his practice included assisting real estate and other private equity funds on legal aspects of their business, including fund formation and operation, structuring, investor relations, acquisitions, and dispositions. Jack holds a JD from Columbia Law School and an MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School. He received a BA from Middlebury College in Mathematics and History.