David welcomes Harrison Perry. Harrison is a Partner and Co-Founder of FVLCRUM, a private equity fund focused on reducing the wealth gap and investing in underserved communities. In part one, Harrison shares how his time at North Carolina and Northwestern prepared him for his career, what the life of an investment banker looks like, and why he loves working with smaller teams.
About Harrison Perry: Harrison is Co-Founder and Partner at FVLCRUM. Previously, he was Vice President at EDG Partners, a growth-oriented healthcare private equity firm. He was actively involved with portfolio companies as a Board Member, strategic partner, and interim executive. Harrison also worked at Radius Ventures in New York and CapitalSource in D.C., where he invested in high growth businesses with innovative technology and services offerings. At these firms, he developed a rigorous due diligence process for growth equity investing. Harrison previously served as the interim CFO for Diabetes America, LLC, and held Board of Directors positions with several companies, including Strategic Dental Executives and Management Health Solutions.
Harrison is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (B.S. Business Administration with Distinction), and Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management (M.B.A. with Distinction).