Conor Hartman

Conor Hartman COO & VP of Business Development

As Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Business Development, Conor manages relationships with partners and potential clients who can utilize Tyton Bio’s technology to improve profitability and environmental impact. He coordinates Tyton Bio’s R&D efforts to focus on the most critical business needs of Tyton Bio partners, and oversees agricultural operations and human resources.


Prior to Tyton Bio, Conor spent a decade working on policy and business challenges in Africa and traveled extensively on the continent. He previously managed his own consulting firm representing private sector and philanthropic clients working in emerging markets, worked for the foundations of two former US presidents, and served as a special advisor to the Minister of Internal Affairs in the Republic of Liberia with responsibility for the peacebuilding and governance reform strategies. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in History from Duke University and his MBA from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.