Tara has more than 20 years of private equity experience in manager due diligence, portfolio development, account management, and business development.
Prior to joining Hamilton Lane in 2007, Tara was a Managing Director at Pacific Corporate Group where she headed the firm's global Portfolio Management activities, was an active member of the investment committee and served on various fund advisory boards on behalf of PCG and its clients. Previously, she worked with the media research firm Paul Kagan Associates covering the cable and cellular markets, including the firm's expansion into Latin America. Tara began her career with Arthur Andersen, where she worked with the litigation consulting division.
Tara received a B.A. in Economics from Colorado College.
A View from Sydney: The Hamilton Lane Market Overview
Sitting in Sydney at the Hamilton Lane Market Overview, Managing Director Tara Blackburn covers where private markets fundraising is really coming from, trends in investor interest and what to think about as we enter 2018.