Cortney joined CPI in 2007 focuses on post-MBA to Senior Partner level searches across multiple investment strategies and industry verticals. She also works in the Firm’s Real Estate Private Equity practice placing investment professionals at all levels. Prior to joining CPI, Cortney spent over 7 years in the financial services industry. She was most recently at Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, a boutique investment bank, where she focused on servicing the private equity and hedge fund community. Prior to Houlihan Lokey, Cortney was at BlackRock and ABN Amro. Cortney received a BS in Economics, cum laude, with concentrations in Finance and Management from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.