Troy Knauss Troy Knauss is a partner in a number of Angel funds and networks that invest in high-growth and turnaround companies. Troy has over 20 years of experience in family, growth, and start-up businesses. In addition to his fund activities, Troy is an exited entrepreneur with start-up and growth management experience in food processing, brand building, software development, and eCommerce sales channels. Troy is an active investor in multiple companies. Troy was named one of the Triad’s Impact Entrepreneurs by Business Leader magazine. He speaks frequently to investors and entrepreneurs on private investing, is a former Board member of the Angel Capital Association and adjunct professor at Wake Forest University, serves on for-profit Boards, and volunteers on a number of non-profit entrepreneurial committees. Troy holds degrees from Susquehanna University and Wake Forest University. When not at the office, Troy spends time with his family on the golf course or in the garage with his growing car collection.