Kate Pinkerton serves as Chief Operating Officer for QED Investors. Prior to QED, Kate managed the global digital banking and insurance practices for the consulting firm McKinsey & Company, where she also served as a consultant, advising financial institutions on their marketing and growth strategies.
Kate has also been a principal with Booz & Company (now PwC) and also holds a professional engineering license from her pre-MBA career as a hydraulic engineer. She received her B.S. in civil engineering from the Pennsylvania State University and her MBA with honors from Carnegie Mellon University.
Outside QED, Kate spends time with her family on the baseball diamonds and lacrosse fields of Northern Virginia and serves on the Board of Trustees for The Langley School.