Ben Boissevain has 30 years of M&A experience and has senior level global connections in the technology sector. He graduated from NYU Law School and started his career at White & Case. He garnered investment banking experience at Erste Bank in Vienna and Barclays Bank in New York.
Mr. Boissevain speaks regularly on panels on the technology sector and corporate finance and has appeared on TV at Fox Business News and Bloomberg. He is on the Counsel of The Huguenot Society of America.
Edwin Kwon has over 30 years of Industry experience in world class companies including Samsung, Philips, Nvidia, and LG for advisory roles including emerging technology scouting & due diligence, partnership, investment and M&A. When he worked at LG, he was the one of major driving force for Apple Camera module business which has reached more than few billion dollar business as of 2018.
His vast experience covers Semiconductor, Consumer Electronics, Software, Telecom Service and fundamental materials & devices as well. He holds 7 US patents which is related to Digital Video processing and MSEE at Hanyang University in Korea and Dynamic Innovation Exec Course Certificate from MIT Sloan School.
Edwin Kwon, Managing Director
John Daum has in-depth insurance and InsurTech sector experience with an unparalleled network of contacts throughout North America, Bermuda and London. He is skilled in bringing together relevant parties including investors to arrange complex business ventures.
He has held senior positions at Advocate Re, Tiger Risk and General Re. He is versed in all aspects of distribution, underwriting and marketing of Insurance and Reinsurance products.
John Daum, Managing Director
Fareen Pasaya has recently joined the Ascento team and is currently pursuing her MBA from New York University.
She is a trained Pre Clinical Process Development Scientist in the gene therapy sector with a Masters's degree in Biotechnology.