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Trey Hart

50 South Capital Advisors, LLC

Trey Hart is a senior vice president at 50 South Capital Advisors, a subsidiary of Northern Trust. Trey is responsible for sourcing and analyzing venture capital and buyout partnership investment opportunities in the US, Europe, and Asia. He also is responsible for fundraising activities and portfolio management. In addition, Trey is responsible for leading the firm’s value-add platform in conjunction with Northern Trust’s Chief Technology Officer suite.

Trey has a particular interest in developing relationships with new emerging venture capital firms, as well as expansion-stage direct investments in the security and infrastructure spaces. He serves as a limited partner advisory board member to several venture capital firms in this capacity. He is also the founder of the Chicago Area Limited Partners Association (CALPA).

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Trey is a magna cum laude graduate of Washington and Lee University and of the University of Maryland School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude and Order of the Coif. While in law school, Trey was an Associate Editor of the Maryland Law Review and worked at New Enterprise Associates, the global venture capital firm, in its Baltimore, Maryland office. Trey is a member of the University of Maryland School of Law Alumni Advisory Board, where he also teaches a course on venture capital and entrepreneurship as an adjunct faculty member.

As a member of Class 20, Trey served his fellowship at 50 South Capital Advisors under the mentorship of Bob Morgan, Managing Director of 50 South's global alternatives platform. He also served as a mentor to Victor Gutwein (Class 22) of M25 Group.