Austin Growth Capital

Our Team

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John Minter
Founder & Managing Director


  • 35 years experience in corporate finance, corporate banking, and investments
  • Structuring, negotiating, and closing acquisitions, private funds, growth capital, working capital, capital expenditures, and recaps
  • 22 years experience in executive leadership, P&L management, strategy, and managing multiple businesses across financial services
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Connor Welsh


  • Experience in investment banking and fixed income, including credit research, industry research, due diligence and valuation

  • Complex financial modeling

  • Transaction structuring of private funds

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Jim Graham
Strategic Advisor


  • 24 years experience in investment banking, management consulting, private equity, and venture capital

  • Specific focus on life sciences, biotech, medical devices, and healthcare

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Rory Cannaday
Strategic Advisor


  • 12 years experience in the financial services industry including roles in advanced analytics, financial leadership, and strategic planning

  • Expertise in statistical analysis, due diligence, financial reviews, key performance indicators (KPIs), risk mitigation, business intelligence, strategy & execution, and financial reporting