Susan Bass is a Principal and Chief Financial Officer of Carlyle's Japan Private Equity funds. She is based in Washington, DC.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Ms. Bass was a Senior Manager at Federal Realty Investment Trust and focused on financial reporting and analysis. Prior to that, she was Senior Manager of financial reporting with First Washington Realty. She began her career with Grant Thornton LLP as an auditor.
Ms. Bass received a BS in accounting from University of Maryland and was a certified public accountant.