HR Talent Business Partner
Susannah Kennedy is a Human Resources Talent Business Partner at Grain Management where she provides Human Resources support and guidance to the leadership of the firm. She helps plan the scope of Grain’s Human Resources function in addition to acting as a resource for deal partners and portfolio companies.
Prior to joining the firm, Susannah was Vice President of Human Capital at Pretium Partners, a specialized investment manager focused on real estate, mortgage finance, and corporate debt. At Pretium she helped bring multiple human capital functions in-house, oversaw the development of the performance review process, led infrastructure recruiting efforts, and designed a summer internship program. Before that, Susannah was the Manager of Human Resources at Hutchin Hill Capital, a multi-strategy hedge fund, where she worked on the implementation of an applicant tracking system, led quantitative and infrastructure recruiting efforts, and developed training initiatives. Earlier in her career, Susannah held Human Capital – Talent Acquisition roles at BlueCrest Capital Management and Goldman Sachs.
Susannah graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University where she majored in Human and Organizational Development and minored in Early Childhood Development.