Thaddeus Gray has served as a member of Berkshire Taconic’s investment committee since March 2013. In 2017, he retired as a managing director at Abbott Capital Management, LLC, a New York-based investment advisor focused exclusively on private equity. Thaddeus was chief investment officer and a member of Abbott’s executive committee, overseeing staff responsible for screening, due diligence, selection, closing, monitoring and reporting on investments in private equity limited partnerships on behalf of institutional clients. Total assets under Abbott’s management are approximately $7 billion, with investments focused on venture capital, growth equity, leveraged buyouts and special situations. Prior to this, Thaddeus was syndicate manager and assistant vice president for Commerzbank Capital Markets Corporation and an analyst in the corporate finance department of Credit Commercial de France in Paris. He has served on the Sharon Association board and was co-chair of the Security and Street Life Committee for Community Board 8 in Manhattan. A Litchfield County native, he is a graduate of University of Pennsylvania and New York University Graduate School of Business Administration. Thaddeus resides with his family in Lakeville, Conn.