Kendal Carlson joined the CxO Executive Sponsorship Program in 2016 as the Vice President of Product Development of FireRock, our portfolio company located in Birmingham, AL. Prior to joining the CxO Program, Kendal earned her MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia. Preceding graduate school, Kendal was the first employee and Chief Operating Officer at Presagium, a quantitative hedge fund, where she built and managed the fund’s trade operations, compliance, and fund reporting departments. Presagium was acquired by Crabel Capital Management in 2014. Prior to Presagium, Kendal was an Associate Director on the Portfolio Trading desk in UBS’ Equities Trading group.
Kendal earned a BS in Finance from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia.