Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer, New York, NY
Craig Slutzkin is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of New Leaf Venture Partners. In this role, Craig manages the finance, operations, compliance and human resources functions of New Leaf. Craig joined the Sprout Group in August 2002 as its Chief Financial Officer, and was part of the team that spun out of Sprout in 2005 to form New Leaf. Prior to joining Sprout, he spent over seven years in the audit and assurance practices of Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young in New York, attaining the position of Senior Manager. While at Andersen and Ernst & Young, clientele included various top tier investment banking institutions as well as a number of large alternative asset managers. Craig received his M.B.A. in finance from Columbia Business School and received a B.A. in Accounting and Information Systems from Queens College. He is a certified public accountant, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a member of the Private Equity CFO Association.