Pianpian Adelson is a second year MBA student at Wharton. Prior to Wharton, Pianpian was a Senior Associate in the Investor Relations and Product Management Group at Ares Management. Prior to Ares, she was an Associate in the Investor Relations team at EQT Partners. Pianpian began her career as an Investment Banking Analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York. Over the summer, Pianpian worked in the Client and Product Solutions team at Apollo Global Management in New York, where she will be returning full time. She graduated from Duke University with a B.S. in Economics.
Stephanie is a second year MBA student at The Wharton School majoring in Finance and Management. Prior to Wharton, Stephanie was an investment banking analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York. Then, she joined the City of New Orleans as the Director of Innovation. During the Spring 2021 semester, Stephanie was an MBA Associate at Emko Capital, a lower-middle-market private equity firm in Philadelphia. Over the summer, Stephanie worked in the Alternatives Solutions Group at BlackRock in New York.
Kyle previously worked in semiconductor corporate venture capital at Lam Research Capital in the Bay Area, focusing on primarily investments in semiconductor-adjacent areas. At Wharton, he focuses on deep tech venture capital and led the Quantum team as a part of Wharton Venture Foragers during his first year. Over the summer, Kyle was a summer associate at Lux Capital, a deep tech VC firm based in New York and Menlo Park. He holds a BBA with concentrations in finance and information systems from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.