Angels & Entrepreneurs Advisory Board
The Angels & Entrepreneurs Advisory Board includes industry leaders in angel investing and startup spaces all across the globe. Each advisory board member is carefully considered, and invests considerable time and energy to ensure that members of the Angels & Entrepreneurs Network receive startup investment recommendations and expert insights of the absolute highest caliber.
Chairman of the Advisory Board
Buck is the founder and CEO at Wavemaker Labs – a next-gen corporate innovation venture fund that incubates and scales disruptive technology startups in partnership with the world’s most forward-thinking companies.
The People’s Shark
From humble beginnings to a self-made multimillionaire with over $6 billion to date in global product sales and a starring role on ABC’s business reality TV show, Shark Tank, Daymond John is the personification of the American Dream. He continues to set standards of excellence while expanding his interests in fashion, branding, marketing, consulting, entertainment, and beyond. So far, he’s invested millions of his own capital into an incredible portfolio of startups.
Founder, Angels & Entrepreneurs Network
Neil Patel is a successful entrepreneur and investor who has been active in the startup scene for nearly two decades. Born in London, England, he moved with his family to Orange County, California when he was two years old, where he was surrounded by entrepreneurs and innovators from an early age.
Co-Head, Venture Capital at 10X Capital, Serial Entrepreneur
David Weisburd is a serial entrepreneur and the co-head of venture capital at 10X Capital. David has been active in the entrepreneurial scene since his sophomore year of high school, when he founded TicketCelebration.com with his cousin, Ben. He is also the founder of both isocket and Roomhunt.com.
Director of Deal Analysis, Angels & Entrepreneurs Network
Don brings over 25 years of experience spanning capital markets, institutional investment management, and wealth advisory. He began his career in capital markets, trading futures, options, and stocks for sell-side brokerage firms at the institutional level. Most recently, Don has been an agent of change in a variety of wealth management businesses that ranged in size from $250 million to $16 billion in assets under management.
Financial Mindset & Entrepreneur Consultant
Abe Wagner is a serial entrepreneur with one of the most diverse and inspiring backgrounds you’ll ever find. After moving out of his house at 15 and emancipating himself, Abe built his career entirely from scratch.
Founder & CEO, KingsCrowd
Chris Lustrino is the Founder & CEO of KingsCrowd, the first and only independent rating and analytics platform servicing the online private markets. He and his team provide data-driven ratings on every available startup investment across all major platforms (e.g., Netcapital, Wefunder, Republic) in addition to providing in-depth research tools, market insights and portfolio analysis.
Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, and Casting Consultant for Shark Tank
An entrepreneur and investor, Brandon leads a nationwide casting tour for ABC’s Shark Tank focused on creating opportunity for founders in every community with Values Partnerships. He is co-founder and Chief Product Officer of Gauge – an AI driven cultural navigator – and as CEO of The Inexorable he helps companies leverage the power of innovation to solve problems.