Carl Fairbank

General Partner, & Managing Member.

Founder of CRF Ventures

Founder & CEO of Breakout Capital

Carl is Founder of CRF Ventures. Following a decade of work as an investment banker to the alternative finance industry, founded CRF Ventures, and, subsequently, Breakout Capital in an effort to bring affordable and fully transparent funding solutions to small businesses with a wide range of credit profiles. Prior to founding Breakout Capital, Carl worked as an Investment Banker at FBR & Co. and in the Corporate Strategies Group at Capital One Financial Corporation. Carl graduated from American University with a B.S. in Business Administration and Economics. Carl was recognized in the 2016 Trending 40’s list of D.C.’s top entrepreneurs under 40 years old and is a member of the Forbes Finance Council.