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Banker

Kent Douglass Mitchell, (Retired) American banker, venture capitalist, w CXO operating experiences. Commander Supply Corps, United States Navy. Memberships: Atlanta Venture Forum, National Association Small Business Investment Companies, Association for Corporation Growth, Chamber of Commerce, Capital City Club.

Background

Mitchell, Kent Douglass was born on December 31 in 1948 in Havana, United States. He was the son of Ralph J. Mitchell Jr. (American) and Gloria A. (Hatch) Taber (British + American).

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Georgia, 1970. Master of Business Administration, University Georgia, 1974.

Career

VP First National Bank, Atlanta, 1974-1979, VP & COO Southeastern Capital Corporation (AMEX:SCC), Atlanta, 1979-1983. Managing Director, InterSouth Investments, 1983-1987. VP & Manager State Street Bank & Trust (Boston NYSE:SST), Atlanta, 1987-2000, Managing Director Allegiant Capital Partners, 2000-2013, United States Navy, Commander, SC, USN (Ret) 1970-1993. Retired & Board roles.

Achievements

  • - Taraval Life Sciences Fund, Menlo Park (2000-2012); Special Limited Partner

    - Corporate Secretary and Board Member, Avigenics (1997-2005) became Synageva BioPharma (NASDAQ:GEVA); acquired by Alexion $8.4b (NASDAQ:ALXN)

    - Board member silent partner, major stakeholder to VetJobs.com, the nation's leading job site for US Military Veterans & Families worldwide (1999 to present)

    - Various Boards of Director, Advisory Director of venture investments

    - Operating roles in software, healthcare and biotech firms

Membership

Member Capital City Club. Inactive: National Association Small Business Investment Companies, Association for Corporation Growth, Atlanta Venture Forum, Chamber of Commerce

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, Sporting Clays.

Connections

Married Marilyn Leone Thies, June 19, 1982. Children: Kent Douglass Junior, Michael Johnson.

father:
Ralph Johnson Mitchell Taber Junior

mother:
Gloria A. (Hatch) Taber

spouse:
Marilyn Leone Thies

child:
Kent Douglass Junior Mitchell

child:
Michael Johnson Mitchell