Sarah Feldmann is an Associate in the Chicago office and a member of the Next Street Corporate team. Sarah splits her time between an advisory role and an internal strategy and operations role. When working with clients, she leads and supports the development & implementation of strategic plans to help our clients overcome a range of strategic, financial and operational challenges and achieve their growth and impact goals. When working internally, she is focused on bringing her analytical skills and small business insights to bear on the continued growth and development of Next Street. Sarah also supports Next Street’s impact investing initiatives – helping the firm to develop new and innovative strategies for supporting the flow of impact capital into the marketplace.
Prior to joining Next Street, Sarah worked as an Investment Analyst for a seed-stage impact investing firm in Nairobi, Kenya where she supported the due diligence of start-up social enterprises. Before that, she worked at Cambridge Associates where she provided investment consulting and advisory services to colleges, foundations and high net worth family offices with assets ranging from $60 million to $2 billion. Sarah advised these clients on asset allocation, manager selection, risk management, benchmarking, and governance, in addition to conducting investment manager due diligence. Sarah has a B.A. in Economics modified with Engineering Sciences from Dartmouth College.