Gretchen McCarey is Director, Finance and Operations for Waypoint Capital Services, Inc., (“Waypoint”). She manages the finance and operations functions for Waypoint U.S. and provides support services to Gurnet Point Capital, LLC and other Waypoint affiliates. Prior to joining Waypoint in 2015, Gretchen spent almost two decades working in the alternative asset management industry, with a heavy focus on venture capital. Most recently, she spent seven years at Atlas Venture and its spin-off, Accomplice, where she held CFO and VP of Finance roles overseeing finance and operations. Preceding Gretchen’s tenure at Atlas Venture, she served in key finance roles as the Controller at Globespan Capital Partners and Corporate Controller at NVest Companies, L.P., now known as Natixis Global Asset Management. She began her finance career in the audit practice at Deloitte & Touche LLP.
Gretchen received an MBA and MS in accounting, summa cum laude, from Northeastern University, and a BA, magna cum laude, from Colby College. She is a CPA and a member of the Private Equity CFO Association, the Financial Executives Alliance, and Boston’s Women in Alternative Assets.