Connor Hallisey

Vice President

Mr. Hallisey specializes in market analysis, partnership development, client relationships and deal execution for Accelerate Sports.

Prior to joining Accelerate Sports, Mr. Hallisey was the 10th overall pick in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft by Sporting Kansas City. During his two year MLS career, he won a U.S. Open Cup Championship and appeared in over 30 games. While attending the University of California, Berkeley, Mr. Hallisey earned 1st Team All PAC-12 Honors, was a Division I All-American and a Herman Trophy Semi-Finalist.

Mr. Hallisey graduated from the University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business. During his time at Berkeley, he gained experience through internships in the private equity and investment banking industry.


  • Cal Alumni Association

  • Haas Alumni Network

  • Community Help for Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • FINRA Series 79 and 63 securities licenses


  • B.S. – U.C. Berkeley, Business Administration, Haas School of Business


  • Mr. Hallisey played in the MLS for Sporting Kansas City for 2 seasons.

  • At Granite Bay HS, he was a member of the U-18 U.S. Men’s National team and garnered two caps against Germany and France in Israel.

  • At CAL, he was a All-Academic PAC-12 Award Winner and Division I All-American while simultaneously graduating from Haas School of Business.

  • Mr. Hallisey is a youth soccer coach.