Erica provides advice on all areas involving venture capital investment management. Previously she served as a Senior Advisor for Macquarie Investment Management Private Markets. Prior to Macquarie, Erica founded GKM Newport, an investment firm specializing in venture capital and private equity. She also was co-founder of the Wilshire Private Markets Group. Erica began her career by establishing the venture capital and Private Equity Program for the PA State Employes’ Retirement System. She earned a Masters of Business Administration from the Pennsylvania State University and holds both CFA and CPA designations.