Managing Director, Business Development
Priya Pradhan Karkar works on business development, investor relations, and strategy at Kline Hill, having joined the team in April 2018. She was most recently an independent consultant, working with several private investment firms including Kline Hill, with whom she has been working as an advisor since October 2015. Previously, she spent eight years at Cambridge Associates as head of private equity secondaries and fund of funds manager research. While at Cambridge Associates, Ms. Karkar was responsible for covering the industry, identifying and conducting primary research on high quality investment firms, and monitoring firms and funds in which clients were invested.
Her previous experience includes work in microfinance with various organizations and international economic development consulting at CARANA Corporation. She began her career as a research associate at the Corporate Executive Board. Ms. Karkar holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and International Relations from Brown University (2002) and a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (MALD) with a focus in International Business from The Fletcher School at Tufts University (2007).