Cade McDonald is Fund Manager for Thrive Senior Living. In this role, he is responsible for raising debt and equity and for managing all aspects of the firm’s private equity fund including capital raising, investor relations, fund allocation and reporting. Additionally, Cade supports the development team by managing both the development and acquisition pipelines as well as leading and managing market studies and competitive analysis.

Previously, Cade consulted the CEO of a privately held portfolio of CCRCs (1,200 beds, 6 communities) for two years and he is a fourteen year entrepreneur where he started, grew, operated and sold a small business.

Cade received an MBA from Emory University and a BBA from the University of Georgia. Cade lives in Atlanta with his wife and two children. His philanthropic passion is coaching youth sports, particularly NYO Fastpitch Softball.