We believe in the inevitable and irreversible digitization of financial services and markets. Through foresight, technology, and investment pedigree we have been able to source and extract value out of opportunities created by this transition.

Our History

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Our Principles



Performance is how we are measured, recognized and rewarded. We have the drive and talent to set ambitious goals.



We are a diverse workplace, attracting savvy professionals and empowering them to excel.



Everything you expect from a leader. Integrity, fairness, and hard work.



We are a forward-thinking manager, at the forefront of investment opportunities, with ideas and innovation grounded in experience.



We are uncompromising and relentless in our mission to optimize risk and return.



We communicate openly, actively and transparently with colleagues and clients.

Our Team

Hadi F. Habal

Co-Founder, CEO
Jose N. Penabad

Jose N. Penabad

Co-Founder, CIO

Anna Chevallier

Director of Business Development
Jack Coogan

Jack Coogan

VP of Business Development

David Evans

Finance and Operations Associate
Dan Harms

Dan Harms

Senior Software Engineer
Gretta Heaney

Gretta Heaney

Chief Compliance Officer

Olga Hernandez

Business Consultant

Daniel Im

VP of Finance and Operations

Brandon Langley

Software Engineer
Chelsea Locklear

Chelsea Locklear

Client Services Associate

Yvonne Mankessi

Office Manager and Legal Assistant

Magnus Nilssen

Director of Business Development
Logan Owen

Logan Owen

Head of Engineering

Tom Rawlings

Senior Advisor

Cyprien Sarteau

Senior Investment Associate

Ken Webb

Treasury Operations Manager

Daniel Zachmann

Investment Director

Betsy Zurawel

Fund Accountant

Our Advisors

Carla F. Avila

  • Experience: Baron Capital, 10 years, former Head of Financial Institutions and Client Service. Executive Director at UBS, VP at JP Morgan, Banamex, and Ludwig Von Mises Institute
  • Education: MBA, MIT Sloan; BBA, Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico)

Chaomei Chen

  • Experience: Lending Club, Former Chief Risk Officer. Multi-bank experience: Chief Risk Officer, Chief Credit Officer and EVP at JPMorgan Chase/Wamu, Providian, FleetBoston, PNC
  • Education: M.S.E. Mathematical Science, Johns Hopkins; B.S. Mathematics, Southwestern JiaoTong University (China)

Rami Habal

  • Experience: Chief Product Officer, Abnormal Security. Former Product and Engineering Executive at Amazon. Former VP, Director of Product at Reverb (acquired) and Proofpoint (PFPT, from founding to IPO). Positions at Mohr Davidow Ventures, Cisco, and Hughes Network Systems
  • Education: MBA, MIT Sloan; MPA Harvard; M.S. Computer Science, Johns Hopkins; B.S. Electrical Engineering, UVA

Richard Rimer

  • Experience: Fund manager and an active direct investor in technology businesses. Former partner at Index Ventures, built MediService (Europe’s largest specialty pharmacy), and worked for McKinsey & Co.
  • Education: M.A. in International Policy Studies, and an A.B. in Economics and History, both from Stanford University