Team

Management Team

Shahraab Ahmad

Shahraab Ahmad

Chairman and CEO

  • Founded Decca Capital in 2014 and served as the CIO of the firm until 2018
  • Early-stage technology investor since 2012 with proprietary deal flow
  • Has managed $1B+ portfolios from 2005 to 2018, across the capital structures in US and Europe
  • Ranked among top 10 traders in the world by Fortune in 2011
  • Served as Co-Head of the HY Credit Trading Group at J.P. Morgan

View LinkedIn Profile

Burt Jordan

Burt Jordan

President Director

  • Executive at Ford from July 1999 until July 2020, where he most recently served as Vice President of Global Purchasing Operations and Supply Chain Sustainability.
  • Managed $90B annual spend across global body and electrical systems procurement
  • Named the 2020 CPO of the Year by the National Minority Supplier Development Council, which recognized his leadership within Ford and the supplier-diversity community
  • 10 years in leadership capacity at GM, Toyota and United Technologies

View LinkedIn Profile

Tony Eisenberg

Tony Eisenberg

CSO Director

  • Managing Director of Tappan Street, a multi-strategy family office with an ESG orientation and expertise in private market investments
  • Board member at Komma, an urban mobility vehicle company
  • Led development activities and Board member for the Michigan Income Principal-Protected Growth Fund, an impact investing fund in partnership with the State of Michigan and the US Department of Treasury

View LinkedIn Profile

Jason Chryssicas

Jason Chryssicas

CFO

Jason Chryssicas has been our Chief Financial Officer since October 2021 and will serve as a member of our Board of Directors on the effective date of the registration statement of which this prospectus is a part. Over the course of his career, Mr. Chryssicas has served in a variety of leadership positions within financial services and capital markets, including Investor Relations, Investment Banking, Corporate Development and Strategy. Mr. Chryssicas has served in various roles at Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners Inc. since 2013 including his current role as Head of Investor Relations at both firms. Prior to this, Mr. Chryssicas held positions at Goldman Sachs and Ernst & Young.

Ned Sizer

Ned Sizer

COO

  • CFO of Turo, a peer-to-peer car sharing company with an established platform and marketplace
  • Served in executive and leadership positions at Ancestry.com, Silver Spring Networks and Omniture
  • Capital markets, fundraising and mergers and acquisitions experience across several industries

View LinkedIn Profile

Board of Directors

Joanna Lord

Joanna Lord

Independent Director

  • CMO Skyscanner from 2019 to 2020
  • CMO Class Pass from 2016 to 2019
  • VP of marketing of Porch 2014 to 2016

View LinkedIn Profile

Dan Tapiero

Dan Tapiero

Independent Director

  • CEO and Managing Partner of 10T Holdings, private equity firm investing in the digital asset ecosystem
  • Managing Partner of DTAP Capital Advisors, a global macro investment fund launched in 2004
  • Co-Founder of Gold Bullion International (GBI), an integrated precious metals platform (2009)
  • Served as a Portfolio Manager at Duquesne, Tiger Management and SAC

View LinkedIn Profile

Iqbaljit Kahlon

Independent Director

  • Managing partner of Tamales Bay Capital, a global investment firm with a focus on innovative companies
  • Portfolio includes investments in: SpaceX, Hive, Uber, Carta, Houzz and Nutanix
  • Investment team member at Mithril, a growth equity fund founded by Peter Thiel and Ajay Royan
  • Executive chairman of Hive, an artificial intelligence company specializing in computer vision and deep learning

View LinkedIn Profile

Bryan Dove

Bryan Dove

Independent Director

  • CEO of Sky Scanner from 2015 to 2020 (acquired for $1.7B in 2016). Backed by Sequoia and Scottish Equity
  • Served as Amazon: Director of Engineering, S3
  • Served as Microsoft: Director of Engineering @ Skype; Product Founder and Chief Architect of Microsoft Health Group
  • Board member at a private AI platform targeting real estate and financial services

View LinkedIn Profile

Strategic Partner

  • Apeiron Advisory Limited