Charles currently serves as a Portfolio Development Analyst on the Boeing HorizonX Ventures team. In his current role, he serves as the Portfolio Development lead for Near Earth Autonomy as well as supporting several other companies across the Boeing HorizonX Ventures portfolio. As a Portfolio Development Analyst, Charles serves as the concierge to Boeing for Boeing HorizonX Ventures portfolio companies and works with leaders from across the enterprise to insert technology from the Boeing HorizonX Ventures portfolio into Boeing programs.
Charles also serves as the Boeing HorizonX Ventures representative on the Boeing SBIR leadership team. In this role, he supports portfolio companies as they apply for SBIR awards, and he also works with DoD SBIR leaders to identify SBIR topics of interest to Boeing HorizonX Ventures. Previously, Charles served as an Investing Analyst on the HorizonX Ventures team focused on deal sourcing and due diligence.
Charles received a BSBA in Finance from Washington University in St. Louis.
Charles is currently based in St. Louis, MO.