Ella V.

Chief of Staff

Ella is an experienced professional with an extensive background in financial analysis and strategy. She brings to the Chief of Staff role her expertise from a career that began with strategy consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers, and spanned investment banking at Citigroup, business development at Novartis Pharmaceuticals, and equity research at RBC Capital Markets. Ella is passionate about executing creative strategies and driving results and prides herself on her ability to leverage the strengths and serve the interests of all stakeholders within an organization.

Ella has worked with senior management teams across industries, including energy, pharmaceuticals, industrials, automotive and retail. Specific skills include strategy development and execution, financial modeling and analysis, formulation of investment theses, project management, and presentation development.

Ella holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with concentrations in Finance, Accounting and Economics.  She was raised in the Midwest and now resides in the Philadelphia area with her husband, two children, and puppy.


  • Finance
  • Management consulting


  • MBA, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


  • Financial services
  • Management consulting

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