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Sean Kelley
Managing Director, Business Development
Gridiron Capital


At Gridiron Capital, Sean focuses on developing new business partnerships, marketing, communicating with business owners, and managing investment sourcing and exit planning.


Prior to joining Gridiron Capital, Sean served as vice president at BB&T Capital Markets in Richmond, Virginia. His responsibilities at BB&T included executing mergers and acquisitions advisory for middle-market businesses, as well as establishing and strengthening business development relationships with middle-market investors. Earlier in his career, Sean worked at Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank.

Education & Personal 

Sean received a B.A. in Economics from Wake Forest University. He holds an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. Originally from North Carolina, Sean and his family reside in New Canaan, CT.