Executive Team

Steven Lewis, Chief Investment Officer
Charged with the preservation of our asset portfolio Mr. Lewis as CIO supervises our team of qualified professionals and helps develop both short and long-term investment plans as well as recommending investments and assigning assets.
Jonathan Barker, Principal and Venture Partner
Tasked with sourcing, qualifying and vetting all new Venture deals as well as making diligence backed recommendations to the General Partners of a specific venture fund. Mr. Barker also manages associates on each venture deal reporting back to GP's.

Management/VC Team

Laura Ware, Managing Director
As Managing Director, Ms. Ware is responsible for ensuring the meeting of key milestones and deadlines by communicating with Graudenz Capital’s Portfolio Companies on overall objectives, work plan, managing internal project teams, delegating project tasks, supervising the work of Associates and Assistants and, coordinating with the firms Principal. Her leadership and expertise is a valued asset to our firm.
Michael Adkins, Venture Partner
As Venture Partner with the company Mr. Adkins is charge of making our portfolio companies run smooth. He serves on the board of a few select portfolio companies. In addition to managing our portfolio companies he is also in charge of networking and identifing new and interesting opportunities for the fund to negotiate terms of acquisition, and also to exit portfolio companies successfully.
Nick Taylor, Associate
As an Associate, Mr. Taylor is responsible for general networking and taking part in industry and VC events, keeping an eye on latest industry trends, obtain meetings with founders of potential target companies.