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Private Markets for the Public // Pre-IPO Stock Marketplace

Private Markets for the Public // Pre-IPO Stock Marketplace

EquityZen is a marketplace for private investments, with over $4 billion in equity value for sale in pre-IPO companies.

Our mission is to improve the way startup employees are paid by unlocking the value of their equity compensation in a way that benefits all key players: the shareholder, the company, and the investor.

As companies stay private longer, the growing private markets need a secondary liquidity pressure value, which is what we're building.

We've been covered in tech and financial media, including Yahoo! Finance, CNBC, Business Insider, TechCrunch, and Crain's.

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Fintech dude, entrepreneur, attorney, investor. Co-founder @EquityZen. @500 Startups Fall 2013. Formerly securities attorney @Shearman & Sterling.
Founder @EquityZen, investment and liquidity platform for unicorns. Tufts '09.
Founder @EquityZen - Private Markets for the Public. Product, Comp Eng, Finance @AQR Capital Management @University of Pennsylvania @Wharton School of Business
Total raised


Funded over

3 rounds

Latest round

Series B (Jul 2017)