Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Karl Kadon graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2007 with a B.A. in Political Science and History, and received his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2015. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 2007-2011 as a ground intelligence officer and civil affairs officer, deploying to Al Qaim, Iraq in 2009 as intelligence advisor to the 28th Brigade Iraqi Army, and to Sangin, Afghanistan from 2010-2011 as the civil affairs team leader for 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, and 3d Battalion, 5th Marines. From 2011-2013, Karl worked in Booz Allen Hamilton’s Advanced Analytics practice in Washington, DC. Karl joined Goldman Sachs investment banking division in 2015, and is an currently an associate in the firm’s West Region Advisory group in San Francisco.