Unlocking Potential, Driving Success

Empowering Individuals and Businesses for Growth and Innovation

Meet The PreIPO® Team

Meet The PreIPO® Team

Core Leadership

Our core team has a wealth of expertise from their experience founding and leading successful companies in the investment banking, private equity, commercial banking, and commercial/multifamily real estate industries. Their everyday contributions are invaluable to the future of PreIPO®.
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David Grzan
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
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August Liguori
Chief Financial Officer
Christian Frampton
Chief Investment Officer
Elena Mattera
Chief Administrative Officer

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PreIPO® is led by a strong team of executives with well-established backgrounds in private equity and venture capital. This experienced group draws on their extensive knowledge and networks to help investors and issuers access high-caliber, domestic and international markets, unlocking maximum value for the organization's holdings. 

The mission of the PreIPO® leadership team is to identify and pursue opportunities for growth, but most importantly, we aim to provide our users real value and continued success. 

Board of Directors

PreIPO® board of directors manages its strategic direction, drawing on global expertise to help make us a success. The team is composed of members who are at the forefront of innovation and industry trends in various sectors, sharing their unique perspectives and insight to ensure our growth and success. 
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David Grzan

Executive Chairman
  • Serial C-Suite executive in the investment banking, private equity, and commercial banking sectors - with an emphasis on financial engineering and capital sourcing

  • Passionate servant leader & proven team builder who taps excellence over perfection

  • Has held chairman and other board positions at other high profile companies; banks, medical, and real estate

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August Liguori

Board Member
  • CFO World Wrestling Entertainment with focus on IPO, operations and strategic transactions

  • CFO Marvel Entertainment with focus on restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings

  • CFO Atari Corp with focus on global operations

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Mark Leonardo

Board Member
  • Partner and deputy chair of Nutter’s Intellectual Property Department

  • Deep experience in engineering, computer science, technology, and brand development

  • Counsels clients in developing comprehensive patent and trademark portfolios that maximize a company’s competitive advantage and protect its products and brands

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Rene Eichenberger

Board Member
  • Executive Chairman at New Venture Associates

  • Serves on the board and is a General Partner of SPiCE VC, the world's first tokenized venture capital fund

  • Board Member at BrickMark, the global pioneer in utilizing blockchain technology for the tokenization of real estate

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Fabio Cacciatori

Board Member
  • Managing Partner at A&G Management Consulting

  • Chairman of E.magine

  • Former CEO of Versace SpA ‘03

  • Founder and Board Member of EuroPMI ‘02-’04

Our Team

PreIPO® Committees

PreIPO® has created an advisory committee to support the board in compliance, integrity, strategy, and stakeholder engagement. Each member is an expert in their respective field, ensuring our leadership makes the best decisions for the company. They are essential for PreIPO® success in the short and long run. 
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David Grzan

Investment Committee

A robust investment committee dedicated to guiding the firm’s strategic investment plans.

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Chair : Rob-Roy Roedel

Finance Committee

A comprehensive team responsible for setting financial goals while monitoring performance.

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Chair : Mark Leonardo

IP Committee

A detailed focused group analyzing our positioning to take action on protecting the intellectual property of the firm.

chair: Andrew Abbey

Chair : Andrew Abbey

Fintech Committee

The Fintech committee will oversee an innovative array of SaaS products, including the PreIPO platforms.

chair: Raju Maniar

Chair : Raju Maniar

Audit Committee

A detail focused team of members that conduct diligent, regularly scheduled audits.

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Chair : Nunu Tadesse

ESG Committee

A goal-focused environmental, social, governance committee dedicated to putting our best foot forward.

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Chair: Carole Hofmann

Innovative Committee

A dedicated team responsible for navigating the ever-changing technology and market landscapes.

Chair : Bin Hu

APAC Committee

Responsible for overseeing and coordinating business development, cultural exchange, and networking opportunities related to the Asia Pacific region.

Chair : Christian Frampton

Sports Entertainment Committee

An integral team responsible for strategy and process related to the sports entertainment industry

Empowering Growth, Inspiring Success.

About Us

At PreIPO, we are dedicated to empowering individuals and businesses to reach new heights of success. With our expertise and innovative solutions, we help unlock untapped potential and drive exceptional results. Our team of professionals collaborates closely with clients, tailoring strategies to their unique goals and challenges. Together, we achieve remarkable outcomes, optimize operations, drive revenue growth, and enhance customer experiences. Join us on this exciting journey of unlocking potential and shaping a successful future.

Get in Touch With Us

Our commitment to providing a first-rate experience for private equity investors, issuers, and investment professionals goes beyond buying and selling on the PreIPO® platform.
Don't let any uncertainties hold you back from achieving your private-equity investment goals. Contact the PreIPO® team today for fast and reliable answers to your questions.
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851 South Federal Highway Boca Raton, FL 33432

Additional Information

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