Past Programming

Tuesday, March 28th from 6:00 – 7:30 on-campus, sponsored by General Electric

Anne Kennelly Kratky has over 30 years’ experience at GE Capital in a variety of cross functional roles, with over 20 years of that in Risk Management. She is a GE Company Officer and is currently the Deputy Chief Risk Officer and Chief Credit Officer of GE Capital. In this role Anne is leading the transformation of the 5000 person Risk Management organization and implementing strategy and framework improvements across all risk areas to strengthen the function. Anne is also responsible for the Credit Risk, Risk Operations, Model Development, Global Credit Review and Risk Internal Controls organizations. Anne served on the Synchrony Financial Board of Directors from January 2014 to December 2015 supporting the business through its successful and orderly separation from GE. 

Prior to her current role Anne was Deputy Treasurer and Chief Risk Officer for GE Treasury from August 2011 through February 2015. There she was responsible for leading the team in providing oversight and management of market risk, financial institution credit, sovereign and country risk for GE and GE Capital; enterprise and operational risk for Treasury as well as oversight of liquidity and insurance risk for GE Capital.Prior to joining Treasury, Anne was the Chief Risk Officer of GE Capital Aviation Services, the industry’s leading aviation financial services provider with over 1500 owned aircraft and ~$50B in assets, from October 2006 through August 2011.

Prior to that, Anne held key leadership positions including CRO of Global Media and Communications and CRO for the Commercial and Industrial Finance business. In addition, Anne held a variety of cross-functional roles and leadership positions in risk underwriting, portfolio management and workouts, sales and marketing, business development and Six Sigma Quality in GE Capital’s Structured Finance business for 18 years focused on diversified industries including transportation. Anne holds a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Analysis with a concentration in Finance from Miami University in Ohio and is a graduate of GE’s Information Technology Leadership Program.

Tuesday, October 17th @ 6:00pm

An opportunity to hear from women working at GMO about how they have navigated their own careers, speak to the challenges of working in a male dominated industry, and learn how they find work/life balance and provide advice to women early in their career. Format: networking reception at GMO following the panel with food provided.


  • Carolyn Haley, Co-Head of US Operations
  • Jayna Cooney, Consultant Relations Manager
  • Carolyn Kerr, Head of Trade Operations
  • Tara Pari, Head of Risk & Control
  • Tracey Keenan, Cash Strategies Portfolio Manager and Fixed Income Trader
  • Anna Chetoukhina, Asset Allocation Quantitative Research Analyst

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6-8:30pm, Northeastern Alumni Center
Attendees: ~20 young alumnae and ~40 upper-class students
Format: speed-conversations for students to learn from alumna, followed by open networking

Alumnae in attendance were in the following roles:

Bain Capital Credit, Valuations Specialist
Berkshire Partners, Operations Coordinator
BlackRock, Analyst
Cambridge Associates, LLC, Advisory Services Associate
CBRE New England, Analyst
Fidelity Investments, Fixed Income Research Associate
General Electric, Income Statement Manager
Goldman Sachs, Financial Analyst
Harvard Business School, MBA Candidate
Hercules Capital, Associate
Huron Consulting Group, ES&A Consulting Analyst
KPMG LLP, Business Valuation Associate
P-Solve US, Senior Investment Analyst
SCS Financial, Investment Associate
Spinnaker Capital LLC, Analyst
SSGA, Fixed Income Portfolio Specialist
TJX, Corporate Strategy & Business Development
Wellington Management, Business Associate
Wellington Management, International Trader
Wellington Management, Research Associate
Wellington, Fixed Income Trader