Meet Octavio Sandoval
An ongoing series from The Alumni Society spotlighting its impressive members
Alma mater: MIT | Location: Oakland, CA and New York City
Where are you from?
The Bronx in New York City; Honduran/Guatemalan.
What do you do?
I am currently the director of investments at Illumen Capital. I am responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and executing investment deals. My focus is to allocate money to Latinx and Black GPs as well as invest in diverse-led startups.
What is a career accomplishment you’re proud of?
Completing the CFA charter is a career accomplishment I’m proud of.
In the spirit of giving and receiving, what do you seek from this network and what do you want to contribute?
I am hoping to expand my network of distinguished Latinos. In terms of contributions, I am hoping to execute investment deals with Latinos.
What is a fun fact about you that you’d like to share with the network?
I love to travel!