Founded in 2020 by General Partners Rostislav Shorgin and Julian Zegelman, Step Ahead Capital is a Venture Capital Firm in Los Angeles with a focus on fintech, digital assets infrastructure, machine learning tools, and no-code solutions. The company invests in growth-stage technology companies two to three years prior to their anticipated IPO or acquisition, and executes on both primary and secondary investment opportunities in its portfolio companies. Robert Siegel is the venture advisor and Jerry Newman is the capital markets advisor
Step Ahead Capital's target investment is $15-25 million, which they accumulate by offering portfolio companies growth capital and creating liquidity opportunities for their founders, employees, and other early shareholders. Step Ahead Capital structures and implements compliant token generation, advises on blockchain business models and tokenization strategies, and creates white papers and financial models. The company recruits advisory boards and strategic partners and also advises in mergers and acquisitions and corporate development transactions.