Raffi Azadian is the CEO of Azadian Group LLC, a financial services firm which he founded in 2003. Azadian Group provides creative capital solutions to small and medium-sized businesses in various industries. Prior to founding Azadian Group, Raffi spent over 13 years in technology and venture capital. He spent 2 years as N. American Director of a software division of Siemens AG, and was an investor, founder, or early member of a number of successful, venture-backed start-ups, primarily focused on enterprise software and services. Specialties: equity and debt financing, asset-based lending, small business funding, commercial credit, M&A, equipment financing, equipment leasing, purchase order financing, accounts receivable financing, factoring, inventory financing, deal origination, business development, due diligence/advisory services, market research.