Arbor Capital was formed to acquire and actively manage one business in the Southeastern United States. Arbor Capital’s limited partners form a diverse group of entrepreneurs, investors, and operators, who bring decades of experience to the firm. This group will serve as advisors, directors, and board members in the acquired company.
Kevin Phillips – Founder
Prior to founding Arbor Capital, Kevin worked for various companies in the high-tech industry.
During this time, Kevin primarily worked for high growth startup companies in a number of different positions. True of all startups, Kevin wore many hats, including product development, marketing operations, and leadership roles. He has thrived in these ambiguous environments where resources are limited and expectations are high.
Kevin holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from The Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. While at Ross, Kevin was heavily involved in entrepreneurial activities including leading an investment for a local venture capital fund and assisting university researchers commercialize their inventions. Due to these activities Kevin was awarded the Zell Lurie Institute scholarship for entrepreneurial activities.