Dustin Shay

Director, Partnerships at Village Capital

Dustin Shay serves as the Chief of Staff at Village Capital, which finds, trains, and funds entrepreneurs solving real-world problems globally. Dustin works across the organization to align Village Capital’s human and financial resources toward providing stronger, deeper support to entrepreneurs. Dustin provides critical path support to the CEO and maintains and deepens Village Capital’s community of strategic partners and investors. Prior to this role, Dustin was the Global Manager of Partnerships, and focused on expanding the community of support for Village Capital’s entrepreneurs. Dustin has worked extensively within Village Capital’s financial health practice, leading the first Village Capital FinTech program and guiding the development of Village Capital’s engagement with the sector since 2014. Dustin began his career at the Sorenson Center for Global Impact in sourcing potential investments, leading diligence teams, and securing investment for early-stage social enterprises in the US and abroad. Dustin is a graduate of the University of Utah, and is driven by the notion that supporting strong, sustainable businesses that create social change is the fastest, most efficient way of creating a brighter future. Contact: [email protected]