"At FEP, we focus on helping to unlock founders, employees and early investors liquidity while providing the most innovative, experienced, and company-focused team in the secondary market."

Robert R. Ackerman, Jr.
Founder & Executive Chairman

The FEP Team

Executive Chairman

Robert (Bob) R. Ackerman, Jr.

Bob is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Founders Equity Partners and the Founder and Managing Director of Silicon Valley-based Cyber Security venture... >MORE

Managing Director

Howard Lee

Mr. Lee is a Principal of CryptoComm Partners ("CCP") and of ACM Opportunities Fund, L.P. ("ACM"). Mr. Lee has more than fourteen years of experience in venture... >MORE

Managing Director

Cole Sirucek

Cole Sirucek is an investor and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience founding, investing into and otherwise supporting entrepreneurial ventures on a... >MORE


Rob Ackerman

Mr. Ackerman is a Founder and Principal of CCP, ACM and Ma Nian, (the pre-cursors to Founders Equity Partners) where he has been instrumental in executing... >MORE

Operations & Administrative Manager

Dorothy Koo Boulland

Dorothy is the Operations and Administrative Manager at Founders Equity Partners and is focused on developing and implementing processes and systems ...>MORE

Financial and Compliance

Karen Eliadis

Karen is the Founder and CEO of Laurel Advisors, LLC, which provides financial and compliance consulting to Founders Equity Partners. Prior to starting... >MORE

Our Venture Partners

Our Portfolio Companies

The FEP team have invested in excess of $125M in direct secondary investments.

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