Cassandra Reilly, Bessemer's tax director, joined the firm in April 2010. Cassandra focuses on key tax issues relating to fund structures including federal, state, local and international considerations within the firm's partnership accounting and general-partner operations groups. Cassandra also focuses on researching and reviewing tax implications of new deals, exits and overall tax planning.
Cassandra began her career in public accounting, first with Arthur Andersen and then with Ernst & Young as a senior manager specializing in international consulting and compliance as well as tax accounting for private-equity and hedge-fund clients. Cassandra holds a B.S. in accounting from Fordham University and has earned her CPA.
Cassandra enjoys traveling, reading and running.