Brad Henry is Vice President for Development Finance at the Arkansas Development Finance Authority. Mr. Henry’s responsibilities include managing the investment portfolio of the Arkansas Venture Capital Investment Trust, including the Arkansas Institutional Fund (AIF). The AIF mission it to increase access to venture capital for Arkansas businesses. AIF invests in proven, professionally managed private equity and venture capital funds that commit to include Arkansas in aggressive and visible deal prospecting.

Prior to joining ADFA in 2014, Mr. Henry was employed at Stephens, Inc., an investment bank based in Little Rock, AR. Mr. Henry worked in Equity Research as a Research Associate covering the Telecommunications sector.

Mr. Henry received his BA degree in Economics from the Hendrix College and an MA in Economics from the University of Arkansas.