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Jessica Murphy

Vice President, Community, S2G Ventures

Jessica Murphy

Jessica Murphy is the Vice President of Community at S2G Ventures where she leads business development initiatives on behalf of the team, including community, communications, and partnerships. Jessica is passionate about the power of private market conveners, supporting entrepreneurs, and the role of community to accelerate impact and scale in the Builders Private Capital portfolio and broader food, agriculture, oceans, seafood, and energy sectors. Jessica brings over 10 years of experience in venture capital and private equity.

Prior to joining S2G Ventures in 2014, Jessica worked at the Pritzker Family Office and Diversified Financial Management Corporation, both private family offices based in Chicago. Before working within the financial services industry, Jessica began her career as the assistant executive suites manager at Delaware North SportService, the premium hospitality provider for the NFL’s Chicago Bears and Soldier Field. She wore many hats, from working on grassroots marketing campaigns and onboarding new team members and facilities, to running game-day operations and logistics and large multi-stakeholder events, including the 2012 NATO Chicago Summit.

Jessica graduated from DePaul University and has a post-graduate certification in human resource management. Jessica serves as a board member for Naturally Chicago. Outside of work, she can be found on an outdoor adventure, spending time with family, or exploring neighborhoods and cuisines across the city.