Marcus Nelson

Vice President, Strategy and New Ventures

Marcus Nelson is the Vice President of Business Analytics at Texas Medical Center (TMC). In this role, he oversees all diligence for the TMC Venture Fund and leads strategic analyses for top initiatives. Marcus joined the Texas Medical Center in 2022.

Marcus previously served as the Director of Strategy and Business Operations at a logistics and technology startup in Houston (, where he co-led sourcing through the close of four M&A transactions. Prior to the startup, Marcus worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. His work spanned across healthcare and advanced industries, with a focus on strategy and analytics. Marcus started his career as a field engineer at Schlumberger, working on drilling rigs in the Gulf of Mexico.

Marcus holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University and an MBA from UVA’s Darden School of Business.

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