Mary M. Shannon, Principal

Mary M. Shannon manages Masthead's financial, accounting and tax functions. In addition, she is responsible for investor relations.

Before joining Masthead, Ms. Shannon was Director of Planning & Analysis for Zefer, a venture-backed, high-growth Internet consulting firm, where she was responsible for forecasting, budgeting and analysis. She also managed the real estate function, led financial due diligence and participated in the IPO process.

Prior to joining Zefer, Ms. Shannon was Director of Special Projects with Liberty Mutual Group's international business unit, where she led due diligence teams and performed mergers and acquisitions analysis on targets in Asia, Australia, Latin America and Europe. Prior to that, Ms. Shannon held various financial roles at Liberty. She received her M.B.A. from Boston College, after spending four years with venture firm Burr, Egan, Deleage & Co., most recently as an analyst. Her undergraduate degree is from Holy Cross.

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