Chair, Catapult Advisory Council
Abundant Venture Partners
Kathy spent 22 years at Adams Street Partners, a global private equity firm with $30 billion in assets under management. After spending the first five years at Brinson Partners, ASP’s predecessor firm, in various roles, she joined the Private Equity group in 1998. Kathy was a founding team member for Adams Street which was established in 2001. While at Adams Street Partners, Kathy managed the US Primary team and served on the Global Primary Investment Committee, which was responsible for implementing strategy and approving all primary fund investments. Since 1998, she served on many advisory boards and completed many primary investments across several sectors, ranging from healthcare to special situations. Prior to ASP, she was at Morgan Stanley in NYC. She holds a BS from Binghamton University and an MBA from Kellogg SOM at Northwestern University.