Jennifer Skylakos serves as Managing Partner and Head of the Global Infrastructure and Energy Funds Practice Group; and is a senior member of the Real Estate Practice Group, focusing on Latin America. Prior to joining DHR International, Jennifer served as a Managing Partner with Sousou Partners, where she was Head of Infrastructure and Energy for the Americas, and Real Estate and Hospitality in Latin America.
Jennifer started her career as an Attorney Advisor through the Attorney General’s Honors Program at the Department of Justice, and then an Associate at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP in New York City, specializing in corporate immigration law. Prior to Sousou Partners, Jennifer was the Manager of Special Events for the Starlight Children’s Foundation, where she helped raise millions of dollars for critically and chronically ill children in the Tri-state area.
Jennifer serves on the chapter board for the Positive Coaching Alliance, which develops better athletes and better people through resources for youth and high school sports coaches, parents, administrators and student-athletes.
Jennifer graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and International Relations, and received her Juris Doctor from Syracuse University College of Law, with a Certificate of Concentration in Global Law & Practice.