Tara is a founding partner of Paceline and serves as the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to forming Paceline, Tara was most recently a Managing Director with Hudson Advisors, LLC (“Hudson”), an asset management affiliate of Lone Star Funds, where she oversaw the regional finance function and operations for the North American investments of Lone Star. In this role, Tara served as a member of Lone Star’s Liquidity Risk Committee. Tara previously served as a Finance Director with Hudson from July 2011 to June 2014 and a Vice President at Hudson from November 2008 to December 2010, with a focus on the region’s asset valuation, investor reporting, and cash management. Tara’s tenure at Hudson ended in March 2017.
Prior to joining Hudson, from August 2003 to June 2008, Tara served in a variety of corporate finance roles at Unilever, a global consumer products company. Previously, Tara was an Analyst with Lucent Technologies focused on new venture product management and business development. Tara received a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University and holds a Master of Business Administration from the MIT Sloan School of Management.