Patti Wu Manchester
Patti has 13 years of corporate finance experience at Fortune 500 companies in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. She has held management positions in diverse functions including cost accounting, forecasting/financial planning and analysis, corporate reporting, treasury and licensing & acquisitions. Patti is currently an Assistant Controller at AbbVie Inc., where she oversees global operations financial planning and analysis.
Patti’s passion resides in developing financial models for new ventures and performing financial valuation and forecasting. She holds an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, where, among six completed majors, she studied Finance and Entrepreneurship. When she isn’t working in corporate finance and building financial models for New Venture Advisors, Patti applies her love of good food as founder and owner of custom cake and dessert caterer Carbivore LLC.