Founder & Former Partner,
Kelly is founder of OptiCulture Private Equity Consulting and a former partner at Adams Street Partners, LLC. At Adams Street, he was a member of the Leveraged Buyouts and Growth Capital and Special Situations Team within the primary investments team. Previously, he served as a managing director in the Equity Investment Team at GE Commercial Finance. While at the company, Kelly was responsible for managing a team of 15 private equity professionals and a portfolio that consisted of approximately $1.8B in private direct and fund equity investments and an actively managed portfolio of publicly traded equity securities received from portfolio distributions.