Sally is a Partner and CCO of Acalyx Advisors, Inc. At Acalyx, Sally is a trusted advisor to GPs and continuing her coverage of West Coast based LPs. She has over a decade of experience in alternative asset fundraising & investor relations and has a background in law.
Prior to co-founding Acalyx, Sally spent eleven years at MVision, most recently as a Partner working across buyout, venture, distressed, infrastructure and real assets ranging from specialized / niche strategies to global mega-cap buyout funds. She has worked with General Partners in Europe, Latin America, North America and Asia on both fundraising and advisory projects, often over several funds and multiple business lines. She has deep relationships with a broad spectrum of limited partners ranging from corporate and public pensions, endowments, family offices, insurance companies and fund of funds. Her Limited Partner network has been cultivated over many years and extends across each organization to the most senior decision makers.
Previously Sally was a qualified lawyer practicing in New Zealand for a period of five years from 2000, she worked at Australasian firm Duncan Cotterill where she was a senior solicitor.
Sally has a LLB and BA in History from The University of Otago, New Zealand.