Kirsten Brecht

Kirsten Brecht is a managing partner of Constellar Group. She has a diverse background in strategy, marketing and communications. She has built companies and has served as both an industry executive and a consultant with ventures from start-up to Fortune 50 status.

Ms. Brecht is a growth, marketing and communications specialist whose expertise includes:

  • Providing practical, data-driven solutions to help clients grow revenue, improve their business models and build long-term value
  • Formulating, evaluating and articulating growth strategies, particularly for enterprises undergoing key transitions
  • Managing market research projects to determine strategic direction or to evaluate the value, market size and viability of new initiatives
  • Developing fact-based marketing and communication strategies and tactics, and overseeing their effective deployment in the field

Previously, Ms. Brecht served as a senior strategic consultant for the Monitor Group, a highly regarded strategy-consulting firm. For Monitor, she was responsible for project-based solutions for Fortune 250 companies in corporate growth and operations strategy, with a focused expertise in marketing and communications. She spent her last two years at Monitor developing intellectual capital in marketing strategy.

Ms. Brecht’s experience includes running a real estate investment company as well as a residential remodeling company. She served as the founding VP of Sales and Marketing for two early-stage companies, both in the technology space. Ms. Brecht holds an MBA in entrepreneurial management and marketing from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, and a BA in political science and Russian from the University of Pennsylvania.