Join Managing Partner, Greg Baker (Fuqua, ‘91) for a live one-hour discussion about Greg’s investing experience and how it applies to Towerview Ventures investing strategy. Greg will be joined by General Manager Peter MacEwan and Investor Relations Manager Jordan McCarthy for a brief dialogue about Towerview and it’s parent company, Alumni Ventures Group as well as a lengthy and engaging Q&A with our guests.
During the session, we will cover:
- Get to know Greg, his background and experience, and what he brings to the table as Managing Partner.
- Learn about Greg’s track record as an investor and what deals he has done and what ones he is actively working on.
- Understand Towerview’s investment strategy and what it means to be one of sixteen alumni funds that are part of Alumni Ventures Group.
- Find out what Greg will be focusing on as he works to build the second portfolio of 25-30 early-stage companies for Towerview investors.
- Open Q&A from our guests
*You must meet the SEC definition of an accredited investor to invest in Towerview Ventures
Greg Baker, Managing Partner - Towerview Ventures
Greg is a highly accomplished executive with experience in corporate leadership, business development, startups, M&A, strategic planning, and more. He has spent much of his career growing business in the electrical products, packaging, and chemical industries. Throughout, he has been buying, selling, and combining companies to fit strategic goals. Previously, Greg served as President and CEO of 2D2C, developing safer energy-saving products. Greg was also VP Corporate Development and Acting Division President for a high-tech subsidiary at Woodhead Industries and Director Corporate Development for Tenneco. Greg has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin (’86) and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
Peter MacEwan - Senior General Manager, Alumni Ventures Group
Peter has startup experience in both the non-profit and business sectors, a BA from Wesleyan University and an MBA from The Wharton School. Peter developed expertise building teams and strategic planning in the San Francisco Bay Area, driving growth across multiple seed- and early-stage companies (with many nights spent as informal adviser to a network of entrepreneurs). Peter has a passion for social impact and loves working with people who love what they do and strive to get better at it.
Jordan McCarthy - Investor Relations Manager, Towerview Ventures
Prior to joining AVG, Jordan worked in consumer and commercial lending with New Hampshire based firms. A Massachusetts native, Jordan graduated with honors from Plymouth State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a focus in business law.