Each weekly issue showcases the accomplishments of leading women in the industry: big deals and new ventures, fundraising and exits, and successes at companies owned or run by women. Women’s PE Briefs reports on who’s hiring, who’s retiring, who’s been promoted and who was honored with awards and recognition. When all the important news of the week appears in Women’s PE Briefs, readers can see the significant impact women have across the private equity and alternative investment landscape.
The editor of Women’s PE Briefs is Falk Marques Group Vice President David G. Barry, formerly of Dow Jones & Co., where he oversaw the editorial development of in-person events and audio conferences under such brands as the Private Equity Analyst and VentureWire.
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In this interview, Neda Daneshzadeh recounts what it was like to build Prelude Growth Partners with her partner Alicia Sontag. She reveals how each of them developed the idea and explains how their shared vision and desire to participate in a “multi-decade secular shift” led them to create Prelude. Neda also highlights the biggest challenges and rewards that came from planning, executing, and fundraising for the new firm.