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Tracey Abbott is the Senior Lead Operator on the Special Situations team at Partners Group, a $126 Billion AUM Swiss Private Equity firm, based in Denver. Prior to joining Partners Group, she spent 25 years in large consumer and retail brands like Adidas, PepsiCo and Foot Locker and in management consulting with Kearney and Bain and Company. including as an operator of a Chick-fil-A franchise. She was an Executive Officer on the Foot Locker executive team responsible for repositioning the customers and brand to drive one of the top retail performances in history. In addition, she led the PepsiCo beverage portfolio $350MM P&L at Target. She sits on 3 private boards in the restaurants and facilities management space, as well as her first public board joining the Audit Committee and Nomination and Governance Committees for a Q4 IPO in the medical spa space. She holds an M.B.A. in French from Hautes Etudes Commerciales (H.E.C.) in Paris, and holds a B.S. in business from Wake Forest University. She is a Presidential Scholar with President Bush and President Clinton, and Tracey is a 2013 Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute and is a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.