Nancy Peretsman is a managing director of Allen & Company LLC, a closely-held private investment bank, based in New York City. She has served as an advisor to many of the world’s leading consumer, media and technology companies. Since joining Allen & Company in 1995, Peretsman has provided advice and capital to over one hundred businesses. She was an original investor in Priceline and continues to serve on the Company’s board. Previously, she was a managing director at Salomon Brothers, heading the worldwide media investment banking practice. She currently serves as a trustee and vice chair of the Board of The Institute for Advanced Study. She also serves on Teach For America’s National Board. In 2017, she was elected Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Recently, she retired from Princeton University’s Board of Trustees after 24 years of service. She earned an MBA from the Yale School of Management in 1976.