Sphere of Influence: Heads Medley Capitalís SBIC fund, contributes to the SBIA and ACG New York, and lobbies on behalf of the middle market on Capitol Hill
Read Marilyn Adler's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Bets big on companies cherished by and often run by women, including maraconi and cheese maker Annieís Inc.
Read Molly Ashby's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Heads global health care for Carlyle and has invested approximately $2 billion of equity in companies around the world over the past 10 years
Read Karen Bechtel's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Leads U.S. industrials transactions and co-leads the audit, tax and advisory firmís equity coverage team
Read Chrisanne Corbett's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Co-leads law firm Covingtonís M&A practice and serves on the firmís management committee
Read Catherine Dargan's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Brings vast experience advising on restaurant deals, including KFC and Taco Bell franchises, to her clients
Read Amy Forrestal's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Handles West Coast private equity clients for Antares, the biggest lender in the middle market
Read Mary Gaede's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Runs one of the most active lending shops in the middle market, co-chairs the annual ACG Los Angeles Business Conference and serves as vice chair of the SBIA
Read Jeri Harman's profile.
Sphere of Influence: After cutting her teeth at Silver Lake, where she worked on significant tech deals, such as the buyout of Seagate's hard drive unit, Haynes recently founded tech-focused PE firm Luminate
Read Hollie Moore Haynes' profile.
Sphere of Influence: Runs Riversideís back-office functions, fundraising and deal origination; serves on the firmís investment committee and supervises a fund; previously served as chair of the ACG; testified before Congress on behalf of PE industry
Read Pam Hendrickson's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Structures innovative ESOPs for middle-market companies
Read Mary Josephs' profile.
Sphere of Influence: Leads new business development and deal origination for the BNY Mellon subsidiary; chairs ACG Connecticut chapter; serves on the boards of AM&AA and ACG Global
Read Karin (McKittrick) Kovacic profile.
Sphere of Influence: Lobbies on behalf of the middle market in Washington, D.C., including meeting with members of Congress and federal regulators
Read Amber Landis' profile.
Sphere of Influence: Manages the firmís loan syndication effort and third-party capital, and serves on the investment committee
Read Tricia Marks' profile.
Sphere of Influence: Leverages experience honed conducting 40 transactions as an M&A executive at eBay to oversee investment management at the philanthropic PE firm established by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar
Read Lorraine McDonough's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Co-owns one of the oldest independent middle-market investment banking firms
Read Beatrice Mitchell's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Leads M&A efforts of acquisitive vehicle payment processing services provider Wex
Read Nicola Morris' profile.
Sphere of Influence: Leverages 20 years of experience working on consumer deals, such as Smashbox and Sexy Hair, to play several roles at TSG, including serving on the investment committee
Read Hadley Mullin's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Chairs the investment committee of the distressed-focused PE firm and serves on the board of nine portfolio companies
Read Raquel Palmer's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Originates many of Huronís deals and influences public policy for the middle market as co-chair of ACGís public policy committee
Read Gretchen Perkins' profile.
Sphere of Influence: Runs cross-border consumer goods deals, such as Harrys of London, out of the investment bank's London office
Read Beth Pickens' profile.
Sphere of Influence: As a limited partner, Schwartz invests in primary and secondary private equity funds on behalf of Caspian clients
Read Sheryl Schwartz's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Runs financing processes for private equity firms that are making leveraged acquisitions, refinancing companies or issuing dividend recapitalizations
Read Christine Tiseo's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Leads Campbellís corporate direction and planning processes, including expanding the maker of well-known comfort foods into new, growing segments through acquisitions, such as Bolthouse Farms
Read Emily Waldorf's profile.
Sphere of Influence: Heads KKRís products specialist area globally for all private market activities, participates in capital raising and nurtures relationships with limited partners
Read Alisa Wood's profile here.