Henry Ford III
Henry Ford III is the founder of Mid-River Partners, which invests in and advises early-stage companies.
Henry is also a member of the board of directors of the Ford Motor Company. Before his election to the board, Henry held a variety of roles within the company. Most recently he was the Director of Ford’s Investor Relations team, and prior to that he was an Associate Director on Ford’s Corporate Strategy team, where he focused on the development of global strategic framework deliverables and vehicle portfolio strategies. He was also the Marketing Manager for Ford Performance, where he was responsible for launching the iconic Ford GT. Before that he served in various roles in Marketing, Sales, Purchasing, and Labor Relations.
Henry serves on the board of trustees of The Ford Foundation, The Henry Ford Museum, Neighborhood Villages and the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant. He is a member of the advisory boards of Henry Ford College, Bridging Communities, Operation HOPE and Southwest Solutions.
Ford has a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College, and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.
He and his wife Emily have three children.