Mr. McNerney joined Aurora’s Private Equity practice in 2014 as an Associate. Previously, Mr. McNerney was an Analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Lazard in Los Angeles. While at Lazard, Mr. McNerney's responsibilities included the execution of buy-side and sell-side mergers and acquisitions across a variety of industries, with a focus on aerospace and defense. Mr. McNerney graduated magna cum laude from Claremont McKenna College with a B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, & Economics.