Sara Leggat – Chief Financial Officer

Sara is Chief Financial Officer for Seven Peaks Ventures and bring over 20 years of experience working within the financial services industry.  Her experience spans across both buy-side and sell-side equity research as well as financial consulting in the Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) sectors.

Prior to joining the SPV team in April 2019, Sara was Founder and Managing Partner at BayPeak Partners, LLC, a capital markets advisory firm in Boston, MA.  In this role, Sara advised public companies on investor relations strategies and M&A transactions.  Prior to BayPeak Partners, Sara was a Partner and Research Analyst at Longwood Investment Advisors, Inc.  Her role included investment recommendations, in-depth fundamental research, and asset raising.  Prior to Longwood, she was a Senior Research Analyst at Thomas Weisel Partners and was involved in multiple IPO and secondary banking deals.  As an analyst, she was responsible for building and maintaining comprehensive financial earnings models and valuation analysis, as well as managing relationships with management teams.  Sara started her capital markets career in 1997 at Lehman Brothers in Institutional Equity Sales covering Boston-based, Prime and Tier 1 accounts.

Sara has an MBA from SLOAN, M.I.T., and a Bachelor of Commerce and Business Administration from the University of British Columbia, Canada.