Michael Walden is a Venture Partner at Rethink Education. He also currently serves the COO of Seavest Financial Group across all of its business units. He is a business executive with over 15 years of experience in establishing, operating and growing businesses in a variety of industries. He has experience in successfully leading operations, business development, corporate development, fundraising and acquisitions within several organizations.
Michael most recently served as Managing Director of Potomac Media Partners, a corporate development advisory services firm. Prior to Potomac Media Partners, he served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development at InPhonic, Inc., where he was responsible for strategic partnerships, financings, business development and M&A activities. During Michael’s tenure, InPhonic went from a venture financed start-up to a public offering in November 2004. His experience also includes serving in various operating positions in venture-funded growth companies in the technology and telecommunications sectors.