Emma Stern

estern@secondalpha.com 212-446-1611 LinkedIn Emma Stern Emma joined Second Alpha Partners in July 2019 as an Assistant and manages the implementation of executive administration, business, and personal support.  She has previously held internships in the wealth management, accounting, and event planning industries. She has also volunteered in the special needs and health education spaces. Emma holds […]

Ryan Kober

Ryan Kober Ryan Kober is a Director at Second Alpha. Ryan joined Second Alpha in September 2016 and is responsible for sourcing, due diligence, execution and management of investments. Ryan’s investment experience includes EverQuote (NASDAQ: EVER), HealthCare.com, Prove, Code42, Mirantis, OpenX, Coursera (NYSE: COUR), 23andMe and ON24 (NYSE: ON24). Prior to Second Alpha, Ryan was […]

Eugene Galantini

egalantini@secondalpha.com +1 (212) 446-1606 LinkedIn Eugene Galantini Eugene Galantini is Chief Financial Officer of Second Alpha Partners. He is responsible for the Firm’s financial operations, and has over 20 years experience in the financial accounting and private equity industries. Previously, Eugene was CFO at Dolphin Equity Partners, the New York-based venture capital firm. Prior to […]

Jim Sanger

jim@secondalpha.com +1 (617) 658-1091 LinkedIn Jim Sanger Jim is Managing Partner and co-founder of Second Alpha. He is an author and frequent speaker on topics related to advanced technologies, business innovation and the evolution of venture capital investing. Jim has spent more than twenty five years as a venture capitalist, secondary investor, corporate advisor and […]

Richard Brekka

rbrekka@secondalpha.com +1 (212) 446-1601 LinkedIn Richard Brekka Richard Brekka is a Managing Partner and co-founder of Second Alpha. He is a passionate spokesman for the importance of secondary investing to the overall health of the innovation economy. For more than twenty years, Richard has invested in growth-oriented tech companies – particularly software-as-a-service, mobile content, communication […]