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Patrick McKenna

Catalyst Funds
Managing Partner
Austin, TX

Patrick McKenna is an entrepreneur and investor focused on connecting Silicon Valley and emerging tech-hub cities. He has founded 4 tech companies (Facet Wealth, Liveops, NexRep and Keniks) and invested in over 40 tech startups (HighRidge Ventures). Currently, he serves as Managing Partner at Catalyst Opportunity Funds and Co-Founder/Executive Chairman at Facet Wealth. He also founded the non-profit, One America Works (www.oneamericaworks.org). Previously, Patrick worked in M&A at Morgan Stanley and served as an officer in the U.S. Army. He holds an MBA from Georgetown University and B.S. from the University of Southern California.
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