Nico Serpa 212-446-1614 LinkedIn Nico Serpa Nico joined Second Alpha Partners in August 2021 as an Analyst supporting prospective investments, existing portfolio companies, and fundraising activities. He has previously held internships at KPMG LLC as part of their Pricing Desk, and at Raptor Group and MassMutual Ventures where he focused on early-stage venture capital opportunities. Nico […]

Win Gruber 212-446-1612 LinkedIn Win Gruber Win Gruber is an Associate at Second Alpha. Win joined Second Alpha in July 2021 and is responsible for sourcing, due diligence, execution, and analysis of investments. Prior to Second Alpha, Win was a Private Equity Analyst at Peppertree Capital working primarily on telecom investments. At Peppertree, Win worked on […]

Emma Stern 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 1 (212) 446-1610 LinkedIn 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),, Prove, Code42, Mirantis, OpenX, Coursera (NYSE: COUR), 23andMe and ON24 (NYSE: ON24). Prior […]

Eugene Galantini +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 +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 +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 […]