Paul Nolde has over a decade of experience in the banking and finance industry serving in multiple sales and management roles for national, regional, and community financial institutions. Most recently, he served as COO/Managing Director for a small private equity firm in Richmond that focused on market disruptors and market makers in the technology industry. In this role he also served as interim co-CEO for one of the portfolio companies at angel-stage growth.
Paul also serves as the Small Business Capital Strategist for Virginia Community Capital, Virginia’s largest community development financial institution. In this capacity he is responsible for building out the firm’s venture debt and equity partnerships focusing on growth companies, social enterprises, and healthy foods. He is a frequent panelist and speaker on these topics, as well as an independent consultant to local startups seeking seed and angel stage capital.
Paul graduated from UVA in 2001 with a B.A. in Foreign Affairs, complemented by post-graduate business studies through the McIntire School of Commerce Business Institute. He lives in Richmond, VA with his wife, two young boys, and an Alaskan Husky.
Paul will be speaking at the B-Corps panel.