Laura joined AIC Ventures in January 2015. Her responsibilities include leading AIC Ventures’ investor relations team in the management of and communication to existing and prospective investors. She has 20 years of investment banking, private equity, and business development experience. During her career, she has managed $650MM of private equity placement and $80 B in securitization and principal finance transactions while at Hawkeye Partners, Citigroup/Salomon Smith Barney and Prudential Securities. Laura holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and English from Georgetown University and a Masters of Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.