Mike Kraus is a Principal with CMFG Ventures, CUNA Mutual’s strategic venture capital arm. Within CMFG Ventures, he is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and executing investments in early stage fintech companies.
Additionally, Kraus serves as a Director in Corporate Development at CUNA Mutual Group where he is responsible for executing a broad range of strategic transactions for the organization.
Prior to joining CUNA Mutual Group in 2018, Kraus was a Director at KPMG where he advised private equity firms on acquisitions and divestitures. He has a broad range M&A transaction experience, particularly with regards to the financial implications of the transactions.
Kraus graduated from the University of Wisconsin Business School with a Masters of Accountancy. He also received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin in Accounting with an emphasis on corporate social responsibility. Kraus is a registered CPA in Illinois.