Brady Grimm graduated from Michigan State University in 2000 with a degree in Human Resources. While attending MSU, he worked as an intern with Northwestern Mutual and later joined the company full time. This marked the start of his financial career, and he soon earned designation as a Chartered Life Underwriter. In 2008 he was given the great opportunity to join a larger market and he joined the Polus Group. In 2012, Brady founded Sequoia Capital Management.
Brady was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio, where he lives with his wife Liz, and beautiful daughter Genevieve, his new daughter Caroline, and their dog Ellie. They are active in their church and enjoy spending time with family and friends and playing golf at the venerable Inverness Club in Toledo.