Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Kennedy joined Veracyte in December 2016, bringing over 20 years of executive experience in finance. Previously, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of MCG Capital Corporation, where he led strategy and operations for the publicly held commercial finance company and held various Board roles for its portfolio companies in health care and other industries. He led MCG Capital’s successful sale to PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. in 2015 and consulted for PennantPark Investment Advisors, LLC after the sale. Mr. Kennedy had previously served as MCG Capital’s Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer. Prior to that, Mr. Kennedy served as the Healthcare Executive-in-Residence at Arlington Capital Partners and as a Managing Director at GE Capital. Prior to GE Capital, he worked for Ernst & Young LLP and served as an Officer in the United States Air Force. Mr. Kennedy received his M.B.A. from The College of William & Mary and Bachelor of Science with High Distinction from Indiana University. Mr. Kennedy is a Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Public Accountant.