Conor French

Class of 2018

With a lifelong commitment to social, economic, and financial inclusion, Conor French leverages his expertise as a corporate attorney, operating executive, and policy-shaper to open doors of opportunity for entrepreneurs in the U.S. and around the world. After beginning his career at a global law firm, French devoted the past decade to building and leading innovative, purpose-driven companies and organizations in the fields of financial technology, responsible lending and investment, economic development, and women’s empowerment.

During PLS, French focused on developing new capital markets solutions to help bridge the small business credit gap, enabling Main Street entrepreneurs to create jobs, strengthen our communities, and stimulate economic growth.

Expertise: Technology & Social Innovation
Project: Economic Development
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2020-2021 Applications Update