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Connor Taylor

VP Alumni Relations

 

Connor is a member of the McCombs MBA class of 2020 concentrating in venture capital, private equity, social enterprise, and entrepreneurship. In addition to serving as VP of Alumni Relations for Venture Fellows, he is a member of Net Impact, the Graduate Finance Association, and the Graduate Blockchain Society.

Prior to McCombs, Connor worked at Dimensional Fund Advisors in their Consultant Relations/Institutional Services Department while also focusing on socially responsible investing as a part of the Asset Class Specialist team.

Prior to working at Dimensional, Connor worked with microfinance institutions in Eastern Europe and East Africa and worked with a Dell funded social business incubator at the University of Texas. Before moving overseas Connor contributed to a start-up social venture in Honduras and worked with a micro-enterprise development group while supporting the international giving of a venture philanthropist focusing on health, education, and micro-enterprise development initiatives across the globe. Originally from Indianapolis, IN, Connor graduated from Indiana University-Bloomington with a BA in Political Science and a Certificate in Business Foundations.

Pre-McCombs Career: Dimensional Fund Advisors, HOPE International

Venture Fellows Spring 2019 Internship: Stafford Capital Partners