An experienced fundraiser, venture capitalist, and business development professional, William Skelley currently serves as the founder, chairman, and CEO of iFunding in New York City. Mr. Skelley developed iFunding to provide an innovative online social platform for prime real estate investing. Through this crowdfunding service, investors can pool small amounts of capital to be used for large-scale investments. Before founding iFunding in 2012, William Skelley was a principal at the Boston-based investment firm Rose Park Advisors. He earlier founded the international real estate investment bank Pallas Global in 2005.
William Skelley completed the owner/president management program at Harvard Business School and studied at Hobart College. He speaks English and Spanish. Early in his career, he served as an executive intern for Mitt Romney at Bain Capital and offered consulting services through Skelley Associates. His career history also includes serving as a business development consultant for clients such as the Olympus Corporation and GE Healthcare.