Mark Hlady

Venture Partner, San Francisco

Mark Hlady is a Venture Partner with Purpose Capital based in San Francisco, California where he also currently serves as VP Growth for Off Grid Electric that provides prepaid solar power to the mass market in Africa.

Mark has nearly a decade of experience developing novel financial products and building companies. He began his career at McKinsey before founding Finance for Good in 2012. His experience as an operator, consultant, and entrepreneur enables Mark to meet clients where they are and guide them from idea inception to raising over $100 million. Most recently, as Vice President of Growth, Mark led the first African consumer credit solar power deal in the world for Off Grid Electric, raising $45 million in debt for individual solar home systems. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Alberta (Peter Lougheed Scholarship) an MBA from Oxford (Skoll Scholar).