Bernadette Mentor is a Principal, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer at Prysm Capital where she is primarily responsible for the accounting and finance functions. Bernadette is excited to support the team in pursuing their passion to help entrepreneurs realize the vision for their companies.
Bernadette started her accounting career at Deloitte & Touche as an auditor within the financial services group. She then embarked on a 10-year journey with Morgan Stanley’s private equity funds in the financial control group and with an ever-evolving role. She moved to FLSV Fund Administration Services, eventually acquired by Sanne Group US, where she served as an Executive Director and continued to manage a team in servicing Morgan Stanley’s funds, along with those of other leading private equity firms.
Bernadette earned a BSBA degree, with honors, from Seton Hall University, concentrating in accounting. A dedicated Pirate alumna, she also earned a MS in Professional Accountancy from Seton Hall University.
Bernadette was born in the Philippines, raised in Brooklyn, and currently resides in New Jersey with her husband and four daughters. She enjoys traveling with extended family and watching musicals on Broadway, off Broadway, and on demand.