ROLE: CEO, Avondale Ventures
EXPERTISE: Private Equity, Business Development, Corporate Finance, Operational Management, Mergers and Roll-Up Opportunities
OFFICE HOURS: By Appointment
Hank Torbert has spent the last 15 years in private equity, operational management, business development and corporate finance. He is currently an advisor to a number of growth companies, both in the US and in emerging markets, in the technology and media sectors.
Since 2006, Hank has focused on investments in middle market companies, notably roll up and platform company opportunities. As a founding investor and board member of Mood Media, an internet-based music services company. Hank played an integral role in their launch, development and $100MM Initial Public Offering(TSX: “MM”).
Previous roles include Chief Operating Officer of Broadcast Capital and Vice President at JPMorgan Chase Bank. Hank holds a B.A. from Columbia University and also earned both a masters degree in International Finance and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.