Terra is the Chief Investment Officer at Pritzker Group Asset Management leading the firm’s activities in public markets and investment partnerships with leading investment managers across asset classes. Prior to joining Pritzker Group, Terra was a Senior Vice President with Mesirow Advanced Strategies, a $14B fund of funds. At Mesirow, Terra led the firm’s hedged equity team where she had responsibility for approximately $5B of hedged equity assets comprised of 25 managers and held a vote on the firm’s investment committee for equity-related investments. Terra has over 15 years of investment experience in the hedge fund industry, having worked as an equity research analyst for Castle Creek Partners, Sangamon Trading and DAFNA Capital before joining Mesirow. Terra began her career as a CPA with Ernst & Young’s financial services team where her clients included fund of funds and hedge funds.
Terra earned an MBA in Finance and Strategy from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, and a BBA in Accounting with high distinction from the University of Michigan. Terra serves as a board member of Bethel New Life, a non-profit organization committed to reducing concentrated poverty on Chicago’s west side.