Samantha Bradley

Managing Director, RealmSpark

Samantha Bradley serves as managing director of RealmSpark, a business unit of ASU Enterprise Partners that facilitates the capital investments necessary to fuel ASU’s modalities of learning.

In her leadership role, she guides RealmSpark’s mission to serve as in investment umbrella that makes enterprise technology bets within a strategically managed portfolio; facilitate access to ASU as a functional accelerator for ed-tech ventures; consult in business development and scaling services; and provide access to an angel investor network within ASU’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Before joining ASU Enterprise Partners in 2021, Bradley held a variety of roles at privately held, entrepreneurial financial firms undergoing rapid growth.

Most recently, she worked with a Phoenix-based private equity firm with investments across industries and significant holdings in the education, sports, media and technology spaces.

Prior to that, she was with Truvvo Partners, an investment firm managing more than $6 billion and providing strategic advice and planning, investment management and private investing services. She worked on portfolio construction and management for families with highly complex balance sheets and was part of the deal team that sourced, provided due diligence and syndicated private equity co-investments.

Bradley spent the first decade of her career at Baron Capital, an asset management firm with more than $45 billion in assets under management invested in growth equity across market caps, geographies and sectors. At Baron, she held positions in statistical analysis, risk management, operations and business development.

She graduated with honors and a bachelor’s degree from New York University’s Stern School of Business, where she played on the women’s volleyball team.

Samantha Bradley

Samantha Bradley

Managing Director, RealmSpark

Samantha Bradley serves as managing director of RealmSpark, a business unit of ASU Enterprise Partners that facilitates the capital investments necessary to fuel ASU’s modalities of learning.

In her leadership role, she guides RealmSpark’s mission to serve as in investment umbrella that makes enterprise technology bets within a strategically managed portfolio; facilitate access to ASU as a functional accelerator for ed-tech ventures; consult in business development and scaling services; and provide access to an angel investor network within ASU’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Before joining ASU Enterprise Partners in 2021, Bradley held a variety of roles at privately held, entrepreneurial financial firms undergoing rapid growth.

Most recently, she worked with a Phoenix-based private equity firm with investments across industries and significant holdings in the education, sports, media and technology spaces.

Prior to that, she was with Truvvo Partners, an investment firm managing more than $6 billion and providing strategic advice and planning, investment management and private investing services. She worked on portfolio construction and management for families with highly complex balance sheets and was part of the deal team that sourced, provided due diligence and syndicated private equity co-investments.

Bradley spent the first decade of her career at Baron Capital, an asset management firm with more than $45 billion in assets under management invested in growth equity across market caps, geographies and sectors. At Baron, she held positions in statistical analysis, risk management, operations and business development.

She graduated with honors and a bachelor’s degree from New York University’s Stern School of Business, where she played on the women’s volleyball team.