Darren Gleeman is a financial expert. He was the founder of e-Coupons, Managing Partner of both GMD Trading, and GB Trading. He’s highly sought after for his ESOP knowledge and financial acumen, as well as being a prolific angel investor with early investments in companies such as Screaming Media (NASDAQ:SCRM), Blackboard (NASDAQ:BBBB), Social Radar and his latest investments in ClassEdu and Accelerant Manufacturing.
Darren understands finance. Beginning at Wharton, he understood the value of hard work, quantitative modeling and the scientific method. From there, he founded a firm that took the human element out of trading. He transitioned the company into one of the first high frequency trading platforms in the world, trading in excess of 1/2% of the entire US Market every day.
Today, Darren is the managing partner of MBO Ventures (www.mboventures.com). The firm provides ESOP Expertise & will invest it’s capital alongside company owners. MBO implements exit strategies, whether it’s for family succession, a management buy-out, or a 100% sale to employees.