The 10th Annual Women's Private Equity Summit
The Women's Private Equity Summit
March 08-10, 2017 - The Ritz-Carleton Half Moon Bay, California
BCG KPMG Proskauer Rose LLP The Abraaj Group American Securities Denning and Company LLC Grosvenor KKR Landmark Partners Neuberger Berman Valor



Jennifer Aaker, General Atlantic Professor, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Anuscha Ahmed, Managing Director, The Abraaj Group

Julie M. Allen, Partner and Co-Head of the Capital Markets Group, Proskauer

Sarah Anderson, Director of the Syndicate Fund, Cintrifuse

Sumita Banerjee, Director, Private Equity, PSP Investments

Kate Barrett, Marketing Partner, New Enterprise Associates

Stephanie Berdik, Partner, Proskauer

Sonya Brown, General Partner, Norwest Venture Partners

Christine Buchanan, Partner, KPMG

Kristina Burow, Managing Director, ARCH Venture Partners

Christy Carter, Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group

Haydee Celaya, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Avanz Capital

Erin Chang, Principal, General Atlantic

Amy Chen, Chief Investment Officer, Smithsonian Institution

Susan Chen, Managing Director, University of Texas Investment Management Co.

Anar A. Chudgar, Partner, Investments, GCM Grosvenor

Dina Ciarimboli, General Counsel, Third Rock Ventures

Susanne V. Clark, General Counsel and Senior Managing Director, Centerbridge Partners

Lisa Corcoran, Director of Private Equity, Bessemer Trust

Michelle Creed, Director, Landmark Partners

Julia Crosby, Managing Director, Williams College

Clarisa De Franco, Head of Intermediated Equity, Africa, CDC Group

Nicole Degnan, Managing Director, Blackstone

Sarah Dickens, Director, KKR

Joanne Douvas, Principal, GreenOak Real Estate Advisors

Amanda Duckworth, Partner and Chief Marketing Officer, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Deborah A. Farrington, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, StarVest Partners

Beth Ferreira, Managing Partner, WME Ventures

Natalie Fitch, Vice President, Hamilton Lane

Jenna Gerstenlauer, Managing Partner, Sound Mark Partners

Hilary Gosher, Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners

Kirsten Green, Founder and Managing Director, Forerunner Ventures

Sylvia Gross, Managing Director and Head of Real Estate Capital Markets, HQ Capital

Neha Grover, Vice President, Baring Private Equity Partners India Pvt Ltd.

Jeri Harman, Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Avante Mezzanine Partners

Amy Harsch, Managing Director, American Securities

Jennifer Haas, Chief Operating Officer, Gryphon Investors

Susan S. Hassan, Partner, Valor Equity Partners

Carolyn Hastings, Managing Director, Bain Capital Credit

Hollie Moore Haynes, Founder and Managing Partner, Luminate Capital Partners

Pamela J. Herbst, Managing Director and Head ofAEW Direct Investment, AEW Capital Management

Mar Hershenson, Co-Founder and Founding Managing Partner, Pear

Elizabeth M. Hewitt, Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sandra Horbach, Managing Director and Co-Head U.S. Buyout Group, The Carlyle Group

Cathy Iberg, Vice President of Investments, St. David’s Foundation

Blythe Jack, Managing Director, TSG Consumer Partners

Jamie Jacobs, Vice President, American Securities

Dana Johns, Senior Investment Analyst - Private Equity, Maryland State Retirement and Pension System

Jennifer Jones, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jennifer Jones & Partners

Sharmila Kassam, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Employees Retirement System of Texas

Joelle Kayden, Founder and Managing Member, Accolade Partners

Baily Kempner, Principal, The Abraaj Group

Jennifer Kerr, Managing Director and Head of Funds, Investment Partnerships, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Jill Kitazaki,President, Denning & Company

Tamara Larsen, Head of Private Markets Research, Alternatives, Russell Investments

Susan Yun Lee, Partner and Director, Angeles Investment Advisors

Sara Lemniei, Portfolio Manager – Africa, The Abraaj Group

Kim Y. Lew, Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, Carnegie Corporation of New York

Megan M. Lundy, Director of Investor Relations, Lindsay Goldberg

Rebecca Lynn, Co-Founder and General Partner, Canvas Ventures

Melissa J. Ma, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Asia Alternatives Management

Quan Mac, President, Greenville Partners

Lane McDonald, Global Head Financials and Business Services, Industry Value Creation, Partners Group (USA)

Jaime McKenzie, Director, Monomoy Capital Partners

Emily Melton, Partner, DFJ

Susan Meaney, Managing Director, Makena Capital

Kelly Meldrum, CFA, Partner and Head of Primary Investments, Adams Street Partners

Deborah M. Messemer, Managing Partner, KPMG San Francisco

Kirsten Morin, Senior Investment Manager, Global Venture Capital, Aberdeen Asset Management

Jennifer Mulloy, Managing Director, TA Associates

Marian T. Nakada, PhD, Vice President, Venture Investments, Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC

Cara Nakamura, Director, Financial Assets Division, Kamehameha Schools Endowment

Mina Pacheco Nazemi, Founder, Aldea Capital Partners

Ellen Ng, Managing Director, Warburg Pincus

Meagan Nichols, Managing Director and Global Head of the Real Assets Investments, Cambridge Associates

Adele Oliva, Partner, 1315 Capital

Denise Olsen, Senior Managing Director and Investment Committee Member, GEM Realty Capital

Robin A. Painter, Partner and Global Co-Head of the Private Investment Funds Group, Proskauer

Chrissie Chen Pariso, Senior Portfolio Manager, Exelon Corporation

Arrie Park, Managing Director and Chief Legal Officer, Hellman & Friedman

Cheryl Potter, Partner and Head of Consumer Sector Team, Permira

Jamie Prevo, Portfolio Manager, Private Equity Division, State of Michigan Retirement System

Katie Rae, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, The Engine

Kathryn M. Regan, Managing Director, Landmark Partners

Jacqueline Reses, Chief Executive Officer, Square Capital, and Chief Human Resources Officer, Square

Karen Rode, Partner, Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting

Nancy Rose, Asset Management Practice Leader and Partner, KPMG

Jenny Saling, Director of Marketing, Menlo Ventures

Susan Schnabel, Co-Founder and Co-Managing Partner, aPriori Capital Partners

Shruti Shah, Partner, KPMG

D. Ellen Shuman, Managing Partner, Edgehill Endowment Partners

Natalie Jenkins Sorrell, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Employees' Retirement Fund of the City of Dallas

Tina E. St. Pierre, Partner, Landmark Partners

Katie Stanutz, Vice President, 3M Investment Management Corp.

Heather Smith Thorne, Managing Director and Partner, Swander Pace Capital

Trina Van Pelt, Vice President and Co-Lead of the Diversity Fund, Intel Capital; and Managing Director, Internet of Things and Automated Driving Groups, Intel Corporation

Kelly M. Williams, Senior Advisor, GCM Grosvenor

Margot Wirth, Director of Private Equity, California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS)

Alisa A. Wood, Member, KKR

Laila Worrell, Partner and Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group

Valerie Yip, Managing Director, Investments, Gaw Capital Partners U.S.A.

Joanne Yoo, Managing Director, CBO Investment Management

Wendy Zhu, Managing Director, AlpInvest Partners

Patricia Miller Zollar, Managing Director, Neuberger Berman

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