Martha N. Payne

Senior Vice President

Private Equity


Martha Payne is a senior vice president in Mesirow Financial’s Private Equity group. She is responsible for client reporting and communications for the partnership and co-investment commingled funds and customized separate accounts.

Prior to joining Mesirow Financial in 2009, Martha was a client relationship management associate at Calamos Investments. Before that, she was a mutual fund specialist at U.S. Bancorp. She is a member of the Women’s Association of Venture and Equity (WAVE).

Martha earned a BS from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and an MBA from Loyola University Chicago.