Ms. Marcia Dawood
Managing Partner, Blue Tree Capital
Marcia Dawood is a Managing Partner at BlueTree Capital Group where she is responsible for investment strategy and diligence research. She is a lead investor of Next Wave Impact Fund I, an impact-focused fund designed to increase women’s participation in angel investing. Marcia is also an active member Golden Seeds, an investment firm focused on women-led businesses.
She serves on the Board of the Angel Capital Association with a chair position on the membership committee. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of
Pittsburgh and an MBA from the Global Executive program at UNC’s Kenan Flagler’s School of Business. In addition to the US, the program studies included business learning in the Netherlands, Turkey, Brazil, Mexico, Hong Kong and India.
During her graduate studies, her group acquired the franchise rights to a new sports team. She served on the Board of Directors and managed financial and legal matters for the organization. This gave her experience as an entrepreneur from the start through the exit of a business. Marcia is an experienced speaker at many national and international venues. Prior to becoming an active investor she was with Kaplan Higher Education 16+ years.