Craig Colson

Craig Colson

Venture Capital Analyst – Converge

Craig joined Converge as an Analyst in 2021. Craig has four years of venture capital and corporate development experience. Previously, Craig was an Associate at Connecticut Innovations, the strategic venture capital arm for the state of Connecticut. At Connecticut Innovations, Craig completed over 20 equity and debt investments in both early-stage and later-stage companies. Craig was responsible for sourcing Artist Republik.

Before Connecticut Innovations, Craig was a Corporate Strategy Analyst at Taco Comfort Solutions, a global HVAC pump, valve, and tank manufacturer. At Taco Comfort Solutions, Craig was responsible for managing the company’s M&A pipeline, market and competitor intelligence, and supporting the development of annual and multi-year strategic plans. Craig’s responsibilities also included the integration of acquisitions and operational audits in Milan, Italy, and Nashville, Tennessee.

Craig graduated Summa Cum Laude from Bryant University with a degree in International Business with dual concentrations in Finance and Economics. Craig is also a CFA Level II candidate.