Chenkay is a Managing Director on Hamilton Lane’s Direct Equity Team, where she is responsible for the evaluation and due diligence of direct investment opportunities.
Prior to joining Hamilton Lane in 2014, Chenkay was a Senior Associate at Northwestern Mutual Capital LLC in a similar co-investment role. Previously, she worked at Relativity Capital, a Washington DC-based middle-market private equity firm, where she was responsible for evaluating and executing middle market private equity transactions. She began her career at JPMorgan in New York, as an investment banking analyst in the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions group.
Chenkay received an M.B.A. and B.S. from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.