New Republic Partners Launches Mid-Atlantic Office, Hires Ali Bayler as Managing Director

RICHMOND, VA.  New Republic Partners has announced the hire of Ali Bayler as Managing Director to lead the firm’s expansion in the mid-Atlantic region. Bayler is an experienced investment management and community leader. She will lead New Republic Partners’ team in the region serving the firm’s family, endowment, foundation and institutional investors and establish a regional office in Richmond.

New Republic Partners is a privately held investment management and advisory firm that provides customized portfolios, asset-class-specific fund offerings, planning and the expertise of
a seasoned wealth advisory and family office services team. The firm was created in partnership with two prominent families and related endowments, which offers stability and perspective into the unique needs of multi-generational assets. Members of the firm’s team have experience working in family offices, endowments, outsourced CIO providers (OCIOs), global asset managers and as direct investors.

“New Republic Partner’s commitment to the mid-Atlantic region is reaffirmed and strengthened with the addition of Ali as the leader of our office and expansion in this market,” said CEO Tom Hoops. “She brings invaluable knowledge, experience and commitment to high-net-worth families and institutions in the region.”

“I’m joining New Republic Partners because I share the founders’ commitment to bringing high- quality investment opportunities, multi-generational investing perspectives and an understanding of the broad investment landscape to clients beyond the billion-dollar institutions,” Bayler said. “New Republic Partners is oriented around a client-first mindset that translates into customized portfolios and service, alignment of outcomes and a commitment to the next generation. I look forward to expanding our team of talented professionals and serving existing and new clients.”

Before joining New Republic Partners, Bayler served as a portfolio manager with Brown Advisory, a managing director with Spider Management LLC, a director with global law firms, and an analyst at Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management. Her 25 years of experience provides valuable perspectives on the diverse needs of clients. She brings an understanding of the nuances across different investment offerings, including alternative investments, and a dedication to the specific needs of her clients, including governance and engaging future generations.

As a Virginia native with ties across the Commonwealth and Washington, DC, Bayler is actively involved in numerous community organizations. She currently serves on the boards and/or investment committees of The Jenkins Foundation, The Nature Conservancy of Virginia, Mutual Assurance Society of Virginia, and Norfolk Academy. She is past chair of CARITAS, participated in Leadership Metro Richmond and co-founded Virginia Women in Finance.

Bayler holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Virginia, and an MBA from Johns Hopkins University. She is certified as a Chartered Alternatives Investment Analyst (CAIA).

About New Republic Partners
New Republic Partners is an innovative investment management and wealth advisory firm serving affluent families, RIAs, endowments and foundations. Clients benefit from access to investment opportunities usually reserved for large institutional investors and the expertise and experience of a successful and seasoned investment management, wealth advisory and family office solutions team. The firm is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, and serves clients across the U.S. with regional offices. More information is available at

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