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Petra Hansen heads the private equity funds component of SMC’s Private Capital group and is a member of its Investment Committee. Ms Hansen joined SMC from HealthpointCapital, LLC, a New York based private equity firm with over $800 million of assets under management, where she was Director of Marketing. Prior to Healthpoint, Ms. Hansen was an analyst at White Mountains Reinsurance Group, where she helped execute M&A transactions. Most recently, she was an advisor to Newsle, Inc., a social media startup, which LinkedIn acquired in 2014 and is now part of Microsoft. Ms. Hansen began her career as assistant investment officer at Dartmouth College where she was responsible for the management of the College’s private equity portfolio. She received an M.B.A. from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth and a B.A. in Economics from UCLA.

Petra Hansen heads the private equity funds component of SMC’s Private Capital group and is a member of its Investment Committee. Ms Hansen joined SMC from HealthpointCapital, LLC, a New York based private equity firm with over $800 million of assets under management, where she was Director of Marketing. Prior to Healthpoint, Ms. Hansen was an analyst at White Mountains Reinsurance Group, where she helped execute M&A transactions. Most recently, she was an advisor to Newsle, Inc., a social media startup, which LinkedIn acquired in 2014 and is now part of Microsoft. Ms. Hansen began her career as assistant investment officer at Dartmouth College where she was responsible for the management of the College’s private equity portfolio. She received an M.B.A. from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth and a B.A. in Economics from UCLA.