Executive Committee

T. Bondurant French, CFAChief Executive Officer

Bon is responsible for the management of Adams Street Partners. He actively participates as an investment professional and is responsible for managing relationships with several of Adams Street's managers including Accel Partners, Austin Ventures, Madison Dearborn Partners and New Enterprise Associates. He is sought out by private equity firms, consultants and investors for advice and recommendations on a variety of private equity topics. Bon has been with Adams Street Partners and its predecessor organizations since 1980 and has been instrumental in the development of its private equity investment strategies, fund management and client service.

Bon has been a guest lecturer to business schools, Wall Street firms, private equity conferences and industry trade associations about various investment topics and strategies. He was a member of the CFA Institute Committee (formerly AIMR – the Association for Investment Management and Research), which made recommendations concerning standards for reporting performance in private equity. Bon was also a contributor to the ICFA's first book on the subject of private market investments, Investing in Venture Capital (1988).

Location: Chicago
Email: bfrench@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (312) 553-8481
Year Joined: 1980

Previous Experience:
Brinson Partners/UBS Global Asset Management
Connecticut General Insurance Company

Professional Affiliation:
Chairman of the Adams Street Partners Investment Committee and Executive Committee
Member of the Adams Street Partners Operating Committee
Trustee of Northwestern University
Trustee of the Chicago History Museum
Member of the Kellogg Graduate School of Management Dean's Advisory Council
Member of the CFA Institute
Member of the Investment Analyst Society of Chicago Leadership Council
Member of the Economic Club of Chicago
Director of the Center for Railroad
Photography and Art
Former Director of the National Venture Capital Association

Academic:
Northwestern University, BA, MBA

Executive Assistant:
Kris Toma
ktoma@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (312) 553-8481

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Hanneke SmitsChief Investment Officer

Hanneke is Chief Investment Officer and is responsible for formulating global investment strategy. She is also responsible for managing relationships with several of Adams Street's managers including Charterhouse Capital Partners LLP, Pacific Equity Partners (PEP), Palamon Capital Partners, LP, Terra Firma Capital Partners Limited and Vitruvian Partners LLP. She joined the Firm in 1997 to expand its presence outside the United States. She chairs the Primary and Secondary Investment Committees.

Location: London
Email: hsmits@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +44 20 7659 7733
Year Joined: 1997

Previous Experience:
Brinson Partners/UBS Global Asset Management
Pantheon Ventures Limited
Philips China Hong Kong Group
Orange Nassau Asia
Knight Wendling B.V.

Professional Affiliation
Chairperson of the Adams Street Partners Portfolio Construction Committee
Member of the Adams Street Partners Executive and Investment Committees
Past Chair of the EVCA Investor Relations Committee
Past member of the EVCA Executive Committee
Past member of the BVCA Investor Relations Committee

Academic:
University of Nijenrode, Netherlands, BBA
London Business School, MBA

Executive Assistant:
Susan Cleveland
scleveland@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +44 20 7659 7733

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Kevin Callahan, CFA Chief Operating Officer & Head of Client Service

As Chief Operating Officer, Kevin is Chairman of the Firm's Operating Committee which oversees issues related to client service, finance, human resources, legal and information technology. In addition as Head of the Client Service team, Kevin oversees all aspects of the Firm's client servicing functions including the portfolio management of the fund of funds programs and separate account portfolios. He works closely with clients in the management of their portfolios, including the development and monitoring of their private equity programs. Kevin actively participates in all aspects of the Firm's investment process.

Location: Chicago
Email: kcallahan@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (312) 553-4473
Year Joined: 1994

Previous Experience:
Brinson Partners/UBS Global Asset Management
Arthur Andersen

Academic:
Ohio State University, BS
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, MBA

Executive Assistant:
Kris Toma
ktoma@AdamsStreetPartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (312) 553-8481

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Terry GouldPartner & Head of Direct Investments

As Head of Direct Investments, Terry invests in venture and growth-oriented companies in the medical device and biopharma sectors.

Terry sits on the Boards of Directors of Incline Therapeutics, Neuraltus, Proteus Digital Health and OncoMed. He is responsible for several other successful investments: CombiChem, Heartport (bought by Johnson and Johnson), INC Research, Jazz Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: JAZZ), NxStage Medical, Revivant (bought by Zoll), Spinal Dynamics (bought by Medtronic) and Vivant Medical (bought by Tyco International Ltd.).

Location: Chicago
Email: vlong@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (312) 553-7861
Year Joined: 1994

Previous Experience:
Brinson Partners/UBS Global Asset Management
Trinity Ventures
Boston Consulting Group

Academic:
Dartmouth College, BA
Stanford University, MBA

Executive Assistant:
Vicki Long
vlong@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (312) 553-7861

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Quintin Kevin Partner & Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Quintin is responsible for the financial reporting and administration of Adams Street Partners and its funds.

Location: Chicago
Email: qkevin@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (312) 553-4476
Year Joined: 2000

Previous Experience:
KPMG

Academic:
University of Illinois, BS, with highest honors
University of Chicago, MBA, with high honors

Executive Assistant:
Maureen Valencia
mvalencia@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (312) 553-4491

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Gary FencikPartner & Head of Business Development

As Head of Business Development, Gary's responsibilities focus on the development of institutional client and consultant relationships and working with other members of the client service team to serve the needs of Adams Street Partners' clients. He is also involved in prioritizing the strategic initiatives of the firm.

Location: Chicago
Email: gfencik@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (312) 553-8484
Year Joined: 1995

Previous Experience:
UBS O'Connor
Brinson Partners/UBS Global Asset Management
Wells Fargo
Chicago Bears

Academic:
Yale University, BA
Northwestern University, MBA

Executive Assistant:
Angela Harris
aharris@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (312) 553-8483

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