Veni Dhir is an associate at Palladium Equity Partners and started with the firm in 2016. She is a part of the investment team and helps with new platform investing as well as portfolio management. Previously, she was an associate at J.H. Whitney & Co. where she focused on investments in healthcare and consumer sectors. Prior to that, Veni was an analyst in the Industrials Investment Banking group at Houlihan Lokey, where she worked on numerous M&A transactions across the middle-market. Before joining Houlihan Lokey, Veni was an investment analyst at Morgan Stanley’s Alternative Investment Partners (private equity fund of funds) team where she focused on investing with private equity managers and also co-investments. Veni graduated from University of Virginia with a B.S. in Commerce (Finance & Accounting) and a second major in Financial Economics. Currently, Veni also serves on the Youth Board of CASA-NYC.