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Tracey Abbott currently is the Senior Lead Operator for consumer goods and retail on the Goods and Products team at Partners Group, an $103 B Assets under management private equity firm. Her experience over the past 25 years is both broad and deep in function and in industry, having held Executive positions in consumer companies (Kodak, Adidas, and PepsiCo), retail (Foot Locker), restaurants (Chick-fil-A) and management consulting (Bain and Kearney). She was an Executive Officer on the Foot Locker Leadership team responsible for repositioning the banners and brands to drive one of the top retail performances in history. In addition, she has owned P&Ls up to $350 million calling on Target, and also has experience leading a blue-collar work force in the restaurant industry. Her functional experience spans across functions of strategy, sales, finance, and marketing. She sits on 3 private company boards ranging from $2 B to $250 MM and 2 non profit boards in Denver. She holds an M.B.A. completed in French from Hautes Etudes Commerciales (H.E.C.) in Paris, and a bachelor's degree in business from Wake Forest University, North Carolina.