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At the heart of EvoNexus is a driven team working tirelessly to ensure EvoNexus provides startups with the support and opportunities needed to prosper and pioneer the future of technology.
EvoNexus Silicon Valley Selection Committee
Executive Director, EvoNexus San Mateo, Fmr Founder & CEO, Cogency Software Fmr CTO, Backstop Solutions Group
Jeffrey Axelrod is an entrepreneurial executive with 20+ years of experience in Fintech and enterprise software. He has an extensive background in Business Development, Technology, and Financial Products, and has served in senior, key management, and founder roles with a successful track record of facilitating company acquisitions.
He was a founder and CEO of Cogency Software, where he developed and marketed a product suite to help alternative-investment clients manage growth and complexity. This industry-recognized suite included multi-asset class portfolio management, partnership and fund accounting, investor relations, and research management. After leading the company to a successful acquisition by Backstop Solutions Group, he became the CTO there where he was responsible for operations of a 100+ person agile SaaS Development and product team across multiple cities and counties, building and delivering product via web, mobile and desktop add-ins.
Jeffrey has domain expertise in accounting, portfolio management, alternative investments (hedge, private equity), asset allocator (family offices, endowments) operations, mortgage and p2p lending.
Jeffrey’s technical expertise is in application development platforms, rules-based engines, UI/UX, machine learning, blockchain, and the modern enterprise application development stack.