Nancy Prial

Essex Investment Management Company, LLC, Co-CEO

Nancy Prial is Co-Chief Executive Officer & Senior Portfolio Manager at Essex investment firm. Prior to joining Essex in 2005, Nancy spent six years at Burridge Growth Partners as the Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President responsible for the SMID and Small Cap Growth Strategies. Prior to Essex, Nancy spent four years as a Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager at American Century Investors where her responsibilities included leading the team that managed the Heritage Fund. Nancy began her career at Frontier Capital Management in 1984 where she served as both a fundamental analyst and portfolio manager in the small and mid-cap area.

Nancy has held multiple board roles including chair of the investment committee overseeing the management of Bucknell University’s $800 million endowment and also served as chair of the finance committee.