Kenneth Saffold

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Co-Founder & Managing Partner
o15 Capital Partners

Kenneth Saffold is the Co-Founder & Managing Partner of o15 Capital Partners, a lower middle market impact-focused private credit investment firm. Prior to founding o15, Kenneth Saffold was a Managing Director and a member of BlackRock’s Global Credit Platform and served as an Investment Committee Member for the BlackRock Impact Opportunities Fund. Prior to BlackRock, Kenneth held roles with GE Capital and Goldman
Sachs. Kenneth currently serves on the UNICEF Southeast Board and is a Member of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Investment Committee. He also serves as the President of the Board of Directors for Northside Youth Organization (NYO) and formerly served as Chair of the Emory Board of Visitors. Kenneth is a Member of Leadership Atlanta Class of 2017 and is a frequent speaker and panelist for the Association for Corporate
Growth (ACG), Health South Connect, and Capital Roundtable of New York. Kenneth received his MBA from The Wharton School and his BA from Morehouse College. Kenneth lives in Atlanta with his wife Akilah and two kids, KJ and Eva, age 14 and 9.