As a Director of Mason Wells Buyout Funds, Ms. Gannett is primarily responsible for supporting the investment activities of those funds. In this capacity, Ms. Gannett is responsible for initiating investment opportunities, conducting due diligence, negotiating debt financings, serving on the Board of Directors of portfolio companies, and working with portfolio company management teams.
Ms. Gannett has over 15 years of mergers & acquisitions and private equity investing experience. Prior to joining Mason Wells in 2023, Ms. Gannett worked for Northwestern Mutual Capital as a Director of Private Debt & Equity and Private Equity Funds. Prior to Northwestern Mutual Capital, Ms. Gannett was a Principal at Guidepost Growth Equity responsible for the origination, analysis, due diligence, and execution of private equity investments in middle-market companies. Ms. Gannett began her career at William Blair & Company where she was an Investment Banking Analyst.
A native of Wisconsin, Ms. Gannett received a Master of Business Administration from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and a Bachelor of Arts from Hamilton College.