|First Atlantic Capital|
Ms. Cherian is a Principal at First Atlantic Capital, where she works on leveraged buyouts in the consumer, business services and industrials sectors. She also serves on the Board of Sprint Industrial Holdings, LLC. Prior to joining First Atlantic Capital in 2010, Ms. Cherian spent two years at Permira Advisers in New York executing leveraged buyout transactions in North America. She started her career as an analyst in the Financial Sponsors Group at Credit Suisse where she was involved in advising private equity firms on capital raising and acquisition transactions. Ms. Cherian holds a B.S. in Finance with highest distinction from Indiana University, and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School.