Douglas P. Conner
Doug Conner is Managing Director at Periculum Capital Company in Carmel, IN. Before joining Periculum, Mr. Conner was a Principal of BrightPath Capital, Inc. an Indianapolis-based private equity firm he co-founded in 2006.
Prior to founding BrightPath, Mr. Conner was a Principal at Cardinal Ventures, LLC, a family-owned private equity partnership. While at Cardinal, he was involved in approximately 25 platform and add-on transactions and was actively involved in portfolio company oversight.
Mr. Conner was also an investment banker at McDonald & Company Securities, Inc. from 1990 to 1996. While at McDonald, he was responsible for its corporate finance activities in Indiana. In that capacity, he worked on a wide variety of investment banking transactions, including initial public offerings (IPO’s), debt placements, private equity raises, buy- and sell-side merger and acquisition transactions, valuations, and fairness opinions Mr. Conner also worked as a Consultant at Bain & Company and as a Marketing Representative for IBM Corporation.
Mr. Conner earned a BA in Economics and Mathematics from DePauw University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. He currently serves as a Director of several private companies.