Parker Draughon

Associate

Parker Draughon

Associate

At Mainsail
Parker joined Mainsail in 2019, and is responsible for sourcing, executing, and supporting new portfolio investments.

Before Mainsail
Prior to joining Mainsail, Parker was an investment banker at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey in Atlanta, GA. While at SunTrust, Parker worked in the Technology & Services group, advising companies on M&A and capital raising transactions.

Parker graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. While at UNC, Parker also co-founded Buzz Rides, a transportation service that delivered free rides to students using an advertising-based revenue model, fully electric vehicles, and an iPhone application.

Outside of Mainsail…
Parker is an avid sports fan and follows UNC and Atlanta sports religiously. He also enjoys traveling to new countries, trying new restaurants, and playing golf (if you can call it that).

From: Atlanta, GA

Lives in: San Francisco, CA

Roots for: UNC Tar Heels / Atlanta professional teams