Yokasta focuses on business development, fundraising and investor relations activities in North America. In addition, Yokasta is a U.S. representative on Pantheon’s Responsible Investing steering committee and is also responsible for Pantheon’s diversity initiatives. Yokasta manages Pantheon’s partnership with Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (“SEO”) and is a member of their Limited Partners Advisory Committee. Previously, Yokasta was an Investor Relations Manager with Ardian in North America. Prior to Ardian, she practiced law in the Dominican Republic. Yokasta serves as a board member of the Bronx Community College Foundation and is a member of the New America Alliance Latinas Leadership Caucus. Yokasta has an undergraduate degree in International Law with high Honors from the University Autonoma of Santo Domingo, a MS in Politics and Diplomacy from the University Catolica of Santo Domingo and a Finance Certificate from New York University. She is fluent in Spanish and French.