Conor Craven is an Associate at McChrystal Group, where he currently advises a real estate development and construction management start-up. Previously, Conor embedded within the mayor’s office of a top-10 Metropolitan area in support of its COVID-19 response, focusing on driving cross-functional coordination and execution of pandemic response operations. Conor was also a product developer within McChrystal Analytics, specializing in organizational behavior and network analyses.
- B.A. Hamilton College
What did you do before joining McChrystal Group?
While in college, I served as President of my class in the Student Assembly and was a member of the Hamilton varsity men’s lacrosse team. Prior to joining McChrystal Group, I held internships with the Chief of Staff to the Secretary of Administration and Finance for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and The Chertoff Group, a global security and risk management advisory firm. I was also a Summer Analyst at McChrystal Group.
Why did you join McChrystal Group?
I joined McChrystal Group because of its experience implementing principles of empowerment in some of the most intense operating environments in the world as well as the importance the firm places on building strong relationships both internally within our team and in embedding with our partners.
What has been your proudest moment at McChrystal Group?
My proudest moment at McChrystal Group was our team's response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, rapidly applying our unique capabilities to help states and communities across the United States respond to the crisis.
What has been your most interesting travel spot with a McChrystal Client?
Embedding with a partner in Gurgaon and Hyderabad, India