Cory Sandrock is a Theatre graduate from Northwestern’s School of Communication and holds an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He has extensive experience in capital markets, strategic planning, financial analyses, commercial real estate, and investment management, with a career that has moved from theatre and film production to investment banking and private equity. Sandrock is the Founder and Managing Director of Pareto & Company, a private equity sponsor investing in quality companies led by smart operators within fragmented industries. He previously worked for Northern Trust, The University of Chicago, UBS, and many other companies. Sandrock has also written and directed numerous theatre productions, is a long time supporter of Mercy Home for Boys and Girls as well as GreenMan Theatre Troupe, and he has lectured on other business skills at The University of Chicago.
Economics of Creative Industries