Mr. Carson is Co-Founder and Partner at Interprise Partners, a lower-middle market private equity firm based in Maryland, where he is responsible for the overall strategy of the company and its portfolio. Interprise is one of the few minority-owned private investment firms in the country and targets transactions between $3-30 million backing proven executive teams leading highly scalable businesses. Founded in 2013, Interprise primarily invests in healthcare, business services, and infrastructure.
Prior to founding Interprise, Mr. Carson served in an executive capacity at The Warner Companies, a middle market financial management and consulting firm. At The Warner Companies, Mr. Carson led TWC Capital, which advised companies on mergers and acquisitions, capital structuring, capital raises, investments, risk management and strategic planning.
Mr. Carson has also been involved in several political initiatives and served on the board of Carson America, the presidential campaign of Dr. Benjamin Carson, in 2016-17. Mr. Carson continues to be actively involved in political initiatives in Washington, DC to support entrepreneurship, workforce development, and minority- and women-owned businesses.
Mr. Carson earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Entrepreneurial Leadership from Tufts University. He is a 2019 AEI Scholar and also the recipient of Baltimore’s 35 Under 35 award, the Envest Foundation’s 40 Under 40 award, Franchise Journal’s MBE Titans, and DCA Rising Stars of GovCon. Mr. Carson is dedicated to community involvement and serves on several boards, including Tufts University (Tufts Entrepreneurship Center), YPO Southeast US, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital Foundation Board, and The Carson Scholars Fund.