FORA.tv Speaker - Paul Carttar

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Biography

Paul Carttar brings more than thirty years of experience across sectors – public, private, and nonprofit – to the position of Director of the Social Innovation Fund. Recently he served as an Executive Partner with New Profit, Inc. and a Senior Advisor with the Monitor Group. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice Chancellor for External Affairs at the University of Kansas and Chief Operating Officer for the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, where he oversaw all youth and entrepreneurship programs. In 1999, Carttar co-founded the Bridgespan Group, a nonprofit strategy consulting firm.

Carttar began his career as an analyst for the U.S. Senate Budget Committee and subsequently served as assistant to Ambassador Arthur F. Burns, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, at the U.S. Embassy in Bonn, West Germany. Carttar spent several years with Bain & Company, an international management consulting firm, where he assisted clients in the health care, high tech and consumer products industries. He later held executive positions in two private, venture-capital funded companies in the healthcare industry.

Carttar graduated with highest distinction from the University of Kansas with a B.A. in Economics and English and received his M.B.A. from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.

1 Program

Reach and Impact: Where to Start and Where to Aim

11.30.11 | 00:25:50 min | 0 comments