Episode Twenty Two | Part Two: Marques Martin

Episode Information

In this episode, David concludes his captivating chat with Marques Martin, a partner at FVLCRUM. David and Marques dive deeper into the role of private equity in unlocking the potential of closing the racial wealth gap and investing in underserved communities. Marques reveals the values that drive their investment choices, and how they achieve remarkable returns by prioritizing key factors such as diversity and inclusion. They also discuss Marques’ experiences at FVLCRUM, and how his partnership with Harrison Perry and Ben Carson has empowered the firm to stay focused on creating value in the companies they invest in. So sit back, relax, and join us for this inspiring podcast episode as Marques Martin shares his wisdom and stories on private equity and creating value in underserved communities.

About Marques Martin: Marques is Partner at FVLCRUM. Prior to FLVCRUM, Marques was Co-Founder and Partner at The Inkwell Group. Previously, Marques was Senior Vice President leading small business product and strategy for Key Bank. He was instrumental in developing engaging commercial strategies to support business owners and the communities where they operate. Before his tenure at Key Bank, Marques spent several years in private equity and strategic management consulting at the Riverside Company, HIG Capital, and McKinsey & Co.

Marques holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Morehouse College, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Beta Kappa honor societies.