OUR TEAM

ALI HAMED

Partner

Ali is a Partner for CoVenture VC Fund. He is also a cofounder of CoVenture.

Ali Hamed

Partner

Brian Harwitt

Principal

Brian is a Principal and focuses on CoVenture's Credit Platform. Previously an investment banking analyst at Guggenheim Securities focusing on healthcare.

Brian Harwitt

Principal

Jarett Wait

Senior Advisor

Jarett is the managing partner of JF Wait Advisors. He previously ran fundraising at Fortress and served on the executive committee. Before that he spent 27 years at Lehman Brothers where he served as CEO of Lehman Asia.

Jarett Wait

Senior Advisor

Isaac Strulowitz

Chief Financial Officer

Isaac is CoVenture's Chief Financial Officer, leading finance and accounting related functions across the firm. Previously, Isaac worked at Ernst & Young and The Blackstone Group. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York

Isaac Strulowitz

Chief Financial Officer

 

Jesse Richmand

Partner

Jesse is a Partner at CoVenture and oversees business strategy and development. He has previously served similar roles on behalf of institutional and emerging asset management firms.

Jesse Richmand

Partner

Marc Porzecanski

Partner

Marc is a Partner at CoVenture, where he leads the firm’s Credit Opportunities business. Prior to CoVenture, Marc was a Principal and Senior Analyst in the Ares Credit Group.

Marc Porzecanski

Partner

Elizabeth Ostrander

Chief Operating Officer

Elizabeth is CoVenture's Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining the CoVenture team, she was the Director of Business Development at a boutique investment banking and capital markets firm.

Elizabeth Ostrander

Chief Operating Officer