Marc Sharpe

Adjunct Professor

MBA, Harvard Business School

Strategy and Entrepreneurship

  • Bio

    Marc J. Sharpe is the founder and chairman of The Family Office Association (“TFOA”), a peer network of single family offices founded in 2007. Members of TFOA are not actively marketing products or services to other members, although co-investment activity does take place. The group is for education, networking, pooling diligence, selective co-investment, and a resource for family offices from around the world to share ideas, deal flow and best practice. More information is available at

    Mr. Sharpe’s investing career spans more than 25 years. He has held positions in investment banking for Goldman Sachs and Wasserstein Perella. In addition, he founded a venture capital incubator in the UK, launched Born Global Ventures, and worked on strategic initiatives for Dell Inc. Mr. Sharpe is currently an Operating Partner with Satori Capital, LLC, a Texas-based multi-strategy investment firm founded upon the principles of conscious capitalism, a business approach that emphasizes extraordinary long-term outcomes for all stakeholders. Mr. Sharpe holds an M.A. from Cambridge University, a M.Phil. from Oxford University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He is active in the community and has served on the Board of the Holocaust Museum Houston, the HBS Houston Angels, and on the Investment Committee for two Texas-based foundations.

  • Teaching

    CISB 6227
  • Research

    Single Family Office Industry
  • Select Publications