Tracy Fong
Equity PartnerAlbourne America LLC
Currently, Ms. Tracy Fong is an Equity Partner and Private Markets and Real Assets Investment Due Diligence Analyst at Albourne Partners, a leading investment consulting firm that advises on over $450bn of alternative assets to over 270 institutional clients. Her coverage includes Venture Capital, Secondaries, Energy, and Shipping.

Ms. Fong is an alternative investment professional with over 16 years of experience across startups, public technology companies, investment banking, alternatives endowment management, fixed income, and strategic equities management. Prior to joining Albourne Partners, Ms. Fong spent four years at the $36bn Harvard University endowment, Harvard Management Company, where she was Vice President of Alternative Assets and worked on HMC’s $20bn+ alternatives portfolio construction, investment manager selection, and direct natural resources transactions (including timber and agriculture). Her Venture Capital experience included allocations to prominent access-constrained firms and strategic transactions resulting from the IPOs of numerous portfolio companies. Prior to business school, she also worked at Yahoo! (NASDAQ: YHOO) on the Corporate Finance and Treasury Team, where her group managed Yahoo!’s $4bn+ fixed income portfolio; worked on structured transactions; and helped manage 30 acquisitions, including the landmark joint venture with Alibaba (NYSE: BABA). Ms. Fong has also worked in Investment Banking at Citigroup and Goldman Sachs where she worked on Technology Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance transactions including the IPO of Netscreen Technologies (NASDAQ: NSCN, 2001) and NPTest Holding (NASDAQ: NPTT, 2003). During the first technology bubble and bust, Ms. Fong began her career at two startup companies, Webvan Group (NASDAQ: WBVN, delisted) and Varsitybooks.com. Webvan, one of the first online grocery delivery services, was called by CNET one of the most well-known companies of the dot-com era.

Ms. Fong received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. In her spare time, Ms. Fong enjoys adventurous international travel (visited ~50 countries), small art projects, listening to podcasts, and scuba diving.