Ms. Grad joined Golub Capital in 2009 and is a Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of the Investor Partners Group, which comprises the Firm’s global business development, corporate development, product specialist and investor relations teams. Ms. Grad also serves in a client facing capacity as Co-Head of the Business Development team, which is responsible for capital raising and investor relations. Ms. Grad has over 15 years experience in alternative and credit-related investments, working closely with institutional and private investors globally. Prior to joining Golub Capital, she worked in senior capacities for both private debt and hedge fund platforms. Ms. Grad started her career as an Investment Banking Analyst at J.P. Morgan in Debt Capital Markets.
In 2019, Ms. Grad received a Women of Wall Street Award from Schneps Media for her professional achievements and influence in the finance community. In 2018, Ms. Grad was recognized as a “Top 20 Rainmaker” from Private Debt Investor for her successes in capital raising. In 2011, Ms. Grad was nominated for “Marketer of the Year” by Institutional Investor for developing products and helping Golub Capital win notable new institutional business. In 2007, Ms. Grad was the youngest recipient of the inaugural list of “Top 20 Rising Stars of Hedge Funds” by Institutional Investor. She is a Charter Angel and Sustaining Angel of 100 Women in Finance. Since 1983, Ms. Grad has been an affiliate member of the AFL-CIO through her membership of the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.
Ms. Grad earned her BS degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.