Molly Williams has spent her career as an investor and advisor to the consumer sector. Prior to joining 2x Partners, she served as an investment professional at Grand Crossing Capital, a family-backed, middle-market private equity fund focused on leveraged buyouts and growth equity investments in the branded consumer and retail space. She primarily focused on evaluating investment opportunities, deal execution and portfolio management. Molly also spent time at Kraft Foods Group in the Corporate Development group in which she evaluated potential acquisitions and licensing opportunities. Previously, she was an investment banker in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group with BMO Capital Markets in Chicago, where she focused on transactions for both public and private companies across a range of industries including food & beverage, consumer products and retail. Molly received an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a B.S. in Finance and Economics from Villanova University.