Ty Findley is a Managing Partner at Ironspring Ventures. In this role he is responsible for end-to-end deal execution through sourcing investments, leading diligence efforts, negotiating financings and managing investments with a focus on innovation within the industrial supply chain.
Prior to joining Ironspring, Ty spent a decade in various operating and investing roles focused on industrial innovation. Most recently he was a Vice President investing in early stage venture with Pritzker Group Venture Capital. Prior to that he was a Senior Associate investing in early and growth stage venture at GE Ventures.
He began his career as a product development engineer at Boeing after developing a passion for industrial innovation from watching his father and grandfather found industrial product companies.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Ty earned his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BS in mechanical engineering from Baylor University, where he was a walk-on for the football program.
He lives in Austin, TX with his wife, daughter and son.
As a member of Class 25, Ty is serving his fellowship at Ironspring Ventures under the mentorship of Jason Seats and William P. Wood.