Jessica E. Reed Saouaf
Director of Research
Jessica Reed Saouaf is a Managing Director at Hall Capital Partners LLC, Director of Research, and Head of Private Investments. The firm's Private Investments program encompasses the Private Equity group that covers buyout, growth, distressed, credit, venture capital, and other private equity strategies, as well as the Real Assets group which covers real estate, energy, timber, and other tangible assets. She is also a member of the firm's Executive Committee and Investment Review Committees.
Ms. Reed Saouaf joined the firm in 1999 and has held a number of positions, among them Vice President and Head of the Equity Strategies group, where she focused on public equity and equity hedge fund investments, Head of Distressed, where she focused on distressed investment strategies in the private and public markets, Research Associate, and Research Analyst. Ms. Reed Saouaf took a sabbatical to earn her M.B.A. at which time she also interned at Buena Vista Fund Management.
Ms. Reed Saouaf serves on the Board of Directors of the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center and the Advisory Boards of Aberdare Ventures I, II, and III, Asia Environmental Partners, Freestyle Capital Fund I, Gemini Israel IV and V, GP Capital Partners V, JC Flowers I and III, Khosla Ventures III and Khosla Ventures Seed, Longreach Capital I, New Horizon Capital III, Oak Hill Capital Partners, and Qiming I, II and III.
Ms. Reed Saouaf graduated cum laude from Wellesley College with a B.A. in Economics and Psychology. She earned an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.