I help startups on their biggest problems within my domain expertise. This includes introductions to top law firms, investors and advisers.
I also break down what investors want but don't always tell founders, and work w/ startups from Caltech, Chapman, Harvard and Plug and Play.
20+ years of experience in innovation, primarily in financial products as lawyer and GSD business person on Wall Street.
1 of 3 business people to build the first credit derivative product for a leading bank. This product is now a $300 billion plus net purchased product globally.
Executed and led teams related to innovative financial products for Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch institutional and ultra high net worth clients.
1+ technical team member paid equity + below market cash.
Close, small team.
Test quickly, cheaply, incl. biz models.
Get some users to love your product.
Big boring markets with vulnerable competitors.
Grit, focus, resourcefulness.