Managing Director and Head of Blockchain Investment Banking,
Boustead Securities, LLC
Founding Managing Partner and Chief Compliance Officer,
Boustead Capital Partners, LLC
Mr. Ansari is the Managing Director and Head of Blockchain Investment Banking at Boustead Securities, LLC (a FINRA member and SEC Registered Broker Dealer) advising companies on strategizing and executing regulated offerings, including Digital Assets and Security Token Offerings.
Mr. Ansari is also a Founding Managing Partner & Chief Compliance Officer at Boustead Capital Partners, an emerging California based Registered Investment Advisor. Mr. Ansari is the co-founder of brX Exchange, a startup seeking to be a regulated security token exchange.
Previously, in his role as the Chief Investment Officer at Miven Family Office, Mr. Ansari helped build and manage a diversified global investment portfolio.
Mr. Ansari was also the founding CEO and CIO of Corporate Metrix, a diversified multifamily office investment firm, where he led the global client investment management and practice development, including investments in leading Venture Capital and Private Equity funds including KPCB, Greylock, Sequoia, Accel, Foundation, Silver Lake Partners, Elevation Capital, Affinity Capital and IDG.
Previously, Mr. Ansari was a Venture Partner at Skyline/Irvine Ventures, an early stage VC firm. Private investments made by Skyline/Irvine: ProofPoint (Nasdaq: PFPT), A10 Networks (Nasdaq: ATEN), NextCard (previous Nasdaq: NXCD), Tzero (acquired by MicroChip), ZeroG (acquired by NDS Surgical), Vivasoft (acquired by Yahoo!), Mobile Automation (acquired by iPass).
Mr. Ansari holds FINRA Series 7, 24, 63 and 65 licenses registered through Boustead Securities, LLC and Boustead Capital Partners, LLC. Mr. Ansari is also a Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in California as well as Life & Health Insurance and Real Estate Salesperson licenses.