Board Advisors



Managing Partner, Tichenor Ventures


Tichenor Ventures, LLC is the investment vehicle for McHenry (Mac) T. Tichenor, Jr., a private investor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist with broad experience in managing and growing successful businesses. Mr. Tichenor served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Tichenor Media System, Inc., which he subsequently merged with the Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation and, ultimately, with Univision Communications. He has also served as a director of several public companies. Mr. Tichenor is currently Executive Director of WWWW Foundation (Quad W), a non-profit organization devoted, in part, to cancer research. Mr. Tichenor serves as Chairman of the Board of the Sarcoma Alliance for Research through Collaboration (SARC), a non-profit sponsor of clinical trials for the prevention, treatment, and cure of sarcomas, and as a Director of NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. He is also active on various boards associated with The University of Texas including the Chancellor’s Council Executive Committee, Advisory Council of the McCombs School of Business, the MD Anderson Cancer Center Board of Visitors, and the Southwestern Medical Foundation. Mr. Tichenor earned a B.A. with Honors in Plan II and an M.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin, and an M.S. in biotechnology at The University of Texas at Dallas.