Annor A. Ackah is the Chief Marketing Officer. He has over twenty years of investment banking and principal investing experience. Mr. Ackah began his career in 1989 at Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co., in the investment bank’s financial restructuring group. After two years of working at a law firm, he returned to investment banking, joining Schroder Wertheim & Co. Incorporated in 1996 and then Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette’s where he worked in both New York and Los Angeles. In 1999, Mr. Ackah joined a technology investment banking firm’s mergers group and then, in 2001, he co-founded a boutique financial services firm based in Los Angeles and New York, where he focused on advisory work and financing of small and middle market companies. In 2006 Mr. Ackah became co-head of the investment team for a $600 million New York based hedge fund. After working briefly at a Los Angeles based technology investment bank, he returned to alternative investments and most recently was the CEO of a digital media start up.
Mr. Ackah earned an AB in Government from Harvard College and a JD from Columbia University School of Law.