Taylor Curtis serves as a Managing Director and Head of Business Development for MHT Partners. Prior to joining MHT Partners in 2011, Taylor served as co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of Connemara Bancorp, an entity established to purchase failed banks from the FDIC during the most recent financial crisis. Prior to Connemara, he was Director of Corporate Strategy for ORIX USA Corporation, where he pursued a series of strategic acquisitions in the specialty lending, alternative asset management, real estate finance and banking industries.
Before joining ORIX, Taylor served as Vice President and Assistant Treasurer for Concentra Inc., a Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe portfolio company focused on the occupational healthcare space. At Concentra, Taylor was responsible for all corporate treasury, investor relations and financial planning and analysis functions. He preceded his time at Concentra as a Director in the Corporate Business Development group of Electronic Data Systems Corporation, where he worked on a variety of acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures in the U.S., Europe, Asia and South America. Taylor began his career in New York with Greenhill & Co., the boutique mergers and acquisitions advisory firm.
In 2013, Taylor was named Finalist, Dealmaker of the Year by ACG DFW and DCEO, based on transactions he led that year, and he was named a Winner of the 5th Annual 40 Under 40 M&A Advisor Recognition Awards, based on his career accomplishments, professional expertise and community service.
Taylor graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in the Business Honors Program and Finance. He currently resides in Dallas with his wife and three boys.