Melissa Hernandez


Melissa Hernandez is an Analyst in the Private Equity Group at 50 South Capital. She focuses on sourcing, evaluating and executing primary fund investments in all areas, with a focus on venture capital. She also participates in fundraising and portfolio management activities.

Prior to joining 50 South Capital, Melissa worked within Deloitte's consulting practice. Her main focus area included designing and implementing financial accounting SAP transformations for global TMT and consumer clients.

Education & Associations

Melissa received her B.A. in Finance with a minor in Economics with honors from Bryant University.


Outside of working hours, Melissa can be found solo traveling to hidden treasure countries, attending kick-boxing classes, or exploring Chicago museums with friends.