Founder and CEO of InterPrivate, a firm that invests on behalf of a group of family offices in partnership with emerging and established private equity and venture capital sponsors.
He is also the Founder of InterPrivate Acquisition Partners, a multi-strategy SPAC platform - the sponsors of InterPrivate Acquisition Corp. (merged with Aeva), InterPrivate II Acquisition Corp., InterPrivate III Financial Partners and InterPrivate IV InfraTech Partners, each of which he serves as Chairman and/or CEO of. His firm also act as co-sponsors, investors and advisors to third party SPACs.
Over the past twenty five years he has been an investor, executive and entrepreneur in the financial services industry, with broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and various hedge fund strategies. He began my career at Morgan Stanley and Investcorp working on transactions involving multi-national corporations, institutional investors and public companies...but has always taken a keen interest working with emerging investment managers, passionate entrepreneurs and high growth companies.
He has also been an active angel investor and advisor to a number of start-ups including Eden Technologies, Nest Egg Wealth, ValueStream Labs, Trukto, Collective Sense, Beauty Pie and FitFlop.
A believer in lifetime learning, he continues to pursue inter-disciplinary graduate studies in liberal arts including philosophy, literature and history.
Aeva’s management team has demonstrated impressive leadership throughout the business combination process. With the transaction proceeds, we believe Aeva has the resources to advance its attractive growth opportunities and bring pioneering 4D LiDAR technology to the mass market.31 March 2021