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Tracey Abbott is a Director in the Performance Partner team, Direct Equity, a $250 Billion Sovereign Wealth Fund. Previously, she was the Senior Lead Operator in Direct Equity and Direct Debt 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 such as 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 earned her first public board joining the Audit Committee and Nomination and Governance Committees for an 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.