Team

The Linden Tree Partners team includes experienced professionals, each of whom has both senior-level consulting and executive-level corporate/entrepreneurial operating experience.   All our consultants also have track records of  global results delivery.   Our professional network extends to global subject matter experts, as well as language fluency for most geographies.   We work collaboratively with our clients' teams to create quickly actionable solutions with lasting benefits. 



Recent Engagements:


The following select qualification are representative of Linden Tree Partners engagements:
  • State-Owned Enterprise - Market Entry/Expansion Strategy and Acquisition Plan
  • Fortune 10 Company - Entry Strategy and Make vs. Buy Assessment
  • Joint Venture Company - New Investment Opportunities Assessment
  • Professional Services Firm - Strategic Sourcing Response to Fortune 50 Customer
  • Industry Consultancy - Market Structure Assessment
  • Management Consultancy - Portfolio Strategy Implementation Support
  • Early-Stage Business - Unique Business Model, Business Plan, Execution Support
  • PE-Backed Manufacturer - Innovation Advisory Services


Speaking invitations have included:

  • ICIS North American Conference - June 2015, Charlotte, NC
      "Good Times, Bad Times: Oil Price Projections"
  • 2nd ICIS Asian PET Conference - November 2014, Singapore  
      Conference Chair
  • ICIS Value Chain Americas - October 2015, Miami, FL                               "Exploring Market Projections with Shale Gas in the Picture"
  • 2nd ICIS Asian Oleochemicals Conference - January 2014, Kuala Lumpur "China: Driving Demand in Asia?"
  • ICIS Asian Conference - November 2013, Jakarta              
     "Middle East Overcapacity: Challenges and Opportunities"
  • 3rd ICIS Asian Conference - November 2013, Singapore                        
      "Global Growth Patterns & Business Models"
  • Industrial Minerals Fluorspar 2013 - October 2013, London                              "HFOs -  New Generation of Fluorochemicals"
  • ICIS 9th World  Conference, October 2013, Prague     
     "An Outlook for the Global Market"
  • ICIS Asian Conference, January 2013, Kuala Lumpur                       
      "An Outlook for the Global Market"
  • ChemicalsAmerica - September 2012,  Wilmington, NC                                                  "Oil and Water - Where They Do Mix: Issues and Opportunities"


For more detailed qualifications, please Contact Us.


 Leadership


Sarah Yarger Kienzle

Managing Director


Sarah's professional experience spans senior-level consulting across the globe, NYSE-listed corporate officer positions and successful entrepreneurial ventures.  


Prior consulting experience includes: Director of PRTM, where she also served on the Board of Atlantic Ventures, a venture capital fund; Vice President of SRI Consulting; Principal of AT Kearney


Corporate experience includes: instrumental in developing the portfolio strategy for Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) that resulted in the spin-off of Arch Chemicals (NYSE:ARJ), where she subsequently served as the number four executive; various line and staff management positions with Amoco


Entrepreneurial experience includes: CEO of a medical technology start-up acquired by GE Healthcare; early adviser to Word World, a three-time Emmy winning children's edutainment company; CEO of Cygnet Hill, an interchangeable jewelry company


Economic Development experience includes:  Asia, Middle East and Latin America


Sarah holds a Sc.B. in Mechanical Engineering from Brown University and an MBA from New York University and is a US patent holder.  She has served on the boards of several arts and education charities.