Leah joined HSP as a Partner soon after the firm’s inception. She has several years of relevant search and industry experience, and is involved at HSP in a broad array of private equity and hedge fund searches, including search mandates at the pre- and post-MBA levels. Leah was formerly at SG Partners where she was responsible for candidate sourcing and evaluation, as well as all elements of search execution. Prior to joining SG, Leah was an Associate at Related Companies, one of the most prominent privately-owned, fully integrated real estate firms in the U.S. As a member of the New York Development team, she worked in a development and acquisitions capacity on a number of real estate projects throughout the country. Leah began her career at Morgan Stanley as an M&A Analyst covering a range of sectors. While at Morgan Stanley, Leah was intimately involved with the firm’s campus recruiting efforts. As a member of the Duke recruiting team, she participated in candidate screening and identifying top talent on campus. After Morgan Stanley, Leah continued to develop her M&A expertise by transitioning to the Strategic Planning group at Time Inc., where she concentrated on acquisitions in the magazine publishing and digital space. Leah graduated cum laude with a BA in Economics from Duke University, where she was a member of the women’s varsity crew team. She also obtained her Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.