Kelly Scherrer


Kelly is a Controller at Flare Capital Partners. Kelly joined Flare Capital in 2022 and is responsible for supporting the Chief Finance Officer with finance and operations.

Prior to joining Flare, Kelly worked in the tax sector of public accounting for five years. After graduating from Northeastern in 2017, she started her career in New York at RSM on their Financial Services Tax team. There she focused primarily on the tax compliance for large hedge fund and private equity engagements. In 2020, Kelly started a new position at PwC in their Asset Wealth Management group. It was there that she was introduced to the venture capital space. She focused on the tax compliance for large venture capital engagements, and more specifically dealt with the transaction analysis to determine the tax implications of various deals. Kelly was promoted to manager at PwC prior to joining Flare.

Kelly earned her BSBA with concentrations in Finance and Accounting from Northeastern University’s D’Amore McKim School of Business.