Katherine Kourlis

Kate is focused on executing a variety of searches, including private equity, hedge and advisory mandates that span a broad range of levels. She is an experienced recruiter and is actively involved in candidate sourcing and assessment, as well as all other elements of search execution. Kate has executed searches across a variety of sectors but has extensive experience working on HSP’s Real Estate mandates. Kate has many years of relevant work experience, including roles in Investment Banking and Private Equity. Most recently, Kate launched a real estate investment company to acquire and manage income producing properties in the Denver area. Previously, she was an Associate at KRG Capital Partners, a middle market private equity firm in Denver, where she completed buy-out and refinancing transactions, and actively managed portfolio companies. She also coordinated intern recruiting and training for KRG. Kate began her career in finance in New York at Morgan Stanley as an Investment Banking analyst in the Financial Sponsors Group where she worked on several M&A, equity and debt transactions. While at Morgan Stanley, she was deeply involved in both the analyst recruiting program for Stanford as well as the Financial Sponsors Group intern recruiting program. She earned a BA in Philosophy from Stanford University.