Susan Stone founded Sierra Wasatch in 2010 and is responsible for sourcing new deal investment opportunities, making investment decisions and day-to-day management in our private investments throughout their lifecycles. Susan is a board member at Thumzap and Ubiquitous Energy and is actively involved with their founders and management teams. Prior to founding Sierra Wasatch, Susan was a Senior Vice President in the Media and Entertainment Group at Houlihan Lokey in Los Angeles, where she provided strategic advice on buy-side, sell-side, leveraged buyout and minority investment transactions. She led new business development efforts, headed execution teams, and shared responsibility for the group’s P&L, recruiting and training. While at Houlihan Lokey, Susan worked primarily with companies in digital media, filmed entertainment, publishing and telecommunications.