Nadia Laurinci is a Principal of Kai Consulting focusing on the firm's engagements with private equity and other financial service firms. Prior to joining Kai Consulting, Nadia served as a financial advisor at Goldman Sachs and as a quantitative analyst at Citigroup in New York. While at Goldman Sachs, Nadia worked with high net worth individuals to structure opportunistic derivative solutions across equities, currencies, commodities, and interest rates and managed over $2 billion worth of trade executions for private clients across the U.S. and Europe. She is the founder and manager of Elevation Labs LLC, a marketing and technological innovation company focused on creating viral and mobile marketing solutions for medium-size businesses. Apart from finance and entrepreneurship, Nadia has a passion for innovation and competitive strategy. She is fluent in German, Spanish, Slovak, Czech, and English and given her multi-national background and her work experience in the U.S. and across Europe brings a truly international perspective to business. Nadia is a summa cum laude graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania where she concentrated in finance and marketing.