Experienced Lawyer, Entrepreneur, and Purpose Driven Philanthropist. 12 years of investment experience in startups & late stage companies. Syracuse University (J.D. 2001), Babson College (M.B.A. 2011). Notable exit- CTS Solutions sold 18 months after launch for $3.8M.
Nicole S. Robinson
Chief Marketing Officer
Articulate professional with deep proficiencies in brand building, customer engagement, and new product management. Former Senior Marketing professional with top global business & legal solutions provider.Energetic leader. Loyola University (M.B.A.).
Chief Operating Officer
A results oriented leader that embraces the new economics of the service-profit chain. Former President of H&R Block Canada overseeing more than $150M of P&L Responsibility. Bob is also a passionate advocate against homelessness including leading a task force on poverty reduction through the United States.
Chief Risk Officer
Leading actuarial professional.Due to financial hardship, never attended college. Ultimately accepted into the Masters program at Carnegie Mellon University graduating with an M.A. in Computational Finance (’03). Most recently led $14B SCOR Global Life as Chief Risk Officer.
Mr. Gopalan is a co-founder and Managing Director of Argusoft, Inc. He is a Serial entrepreneur and technologist with over 25 years experience. He has co-founded and exited several companies successfully, some of which were funded by Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Ram is experienced in identifying strategic direction, building teams and businesses. He holds graduate degrees in Electrical Engineering from IIT/Delhi and UNB/Canada and an executive MBA from Stanford University.
Devin is an author, a popular guest speaker, and Forbes Magazine contributor. He is a devoted champion of the social good. As an entrepreneur, Devin ran—at separate times—a boutique investment banking firm and a small mortgage company and served as the Treasurer for a multinational vitamin manufacturer becoming CFO for MonaVie. Devin graduated from the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business. He also earned his MBA at Cornell University where he ran the student newspaper, Cornell Business.
Kevin Berg Grell
Kevin is the current co-founder/managing director of xtensio.com and past director for Crowdsourcing.org where he was lead author of The 2013 Crowdfunding Industry Report; published by Massolution. Kevin earned his PhD in business administration in 2011 with the defense of, On Venture Capital, published in the Journal of Corporate Finance. He holds an MSc in mathematics and economics with a focus on emerging financial models, startup management, and economic design.