Brenda joined New Science Ventures in October 2010 and serves as Controller. She was formerly a fund controller at Cerberus Capital, managing multiple hedge funds, private equity and distressed funds with AUM over $8B. Prior to Cerberus, she was a Controller and Vice President at Citigroup Alternative Investments responsible for all financial functions, consolidation, reporting and compliance. Brenda started her career at Eisner, a mid size public accounting firm where she managed numerous audit engagements for financial services clients. She received a B.A. degree in Accounting and Information Systems from Queens College and is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York.