Mr. Nadab Akhtar enjoys 15+ years of experience as an entrepreneur and investment banker, including nearly a decade in corporate advisory and M&A transaction experience.
Mr. Akhtar is Co-Founder, President, and Chief Operating Officer of CrowdPoint Technologies, Inc., an innovative developer of decentralized cloud technology for artificial intelligence and data optimization. In his role, Mr. Akhtar leads strategy, finance, banking, legal, and regulatory functions. He has been instrumental in architecting the protection of the human identity utilizing smart contracts and blockchain technology. Additionally, Mr. Akhtar formed the company’s neobanking plays, as well as its crwdunits offering – the first hybrid utility token to be filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Furthermore, Mr. Akhtar serves as the business architect for International Venture Markets, a FinTech company serving the retail investment sector. Mr. Akhtar also serves as Managing Director of Mergers & Acquisitions for Cardone Ventures, a leading management consulting firm and business incubator led by notable entrepreneurs and influencers Grant Cardone and Brandon Dawson.
In addition to the foregoing, Mr. Akhtar serves on the Advisory Board of Catalyst Solar, a leading solar sales accelerator operating across the US. Mr. Akhtar also serves as an Advisory Board Member with Metropolitan Dream Center, a non-profit organization impacting the homeless and indigent population in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Akhtar currently serves as a mentor with Mbanq Labs, a FinTech accelerator program.
Furthermore, Mr. Akhtar is a Principal of Apollyon Group, a private investment firm with interests in the technology, government, retail, and real estate industries.
By way of background, Mr. Akhtar served as Chief Operating Officer of Nexus Health Capital, a leading boutique investment banking firm focused on middle-market companies. Nexus is responsible for several billion in aggregate transaction value since 2015.
Previously, Mr. Akhtar served as a Limited Partner and Advisor with Trinity Blockchain Management, a leading Web3-focused hedge fund. Mr. Akhtar actively co-invests alongside institutional funds in leading Web3 projects.
Mr. Akhtar holds a BBA from Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University, where his studies focused on finance and chemistry.