Board of Directors
Aditya Puri, Investments Director at Xeraya Capital, Board Member
Aloyzas Petrikas, Chairman.
Al Petrikas is a successful entrepreneur. An American citizen, he founded and lead several companies, including Vitta Corporation. He has more than 30 years of management experience in product development. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association and also the Fairfield County Business Development Board.
T. (Teo) Forcht Dagi, MD, DmedSc, MPH, MBA, FACS, FRCSEd, Board Member
Teo Forcht Dagi is an experienced leader with a distinguished career in neurosurgery, medical innovation and venture capital. Dr. Dagi is a board certified neurosurgeon trained at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He holds faculty appointments at Harvard Medical School and Queen’s University Belfast. He served as President of the Georgia Neurosurgical Society and as a Director of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. He has sat on numerous public and private boards, has been involved in many start-ups and early stage companies, and served as a partner at and advisor to prominent venture capital funds. He received an AB from Columbia, and an MD and MPH from Johns Hopkins. He holds an MBA with distinction from Wharton and was awarded a DMedSc (Honoris Causae) from Queen’s University Belfast for contributions to medicine and public service.
Christopher Hunt, COO Imprimatur Capital Limited, Board Member
Christopher founded Fair-Lead Partners which was a FCA regulated boutique advisory firm, in 2009 after a seventeen year career with blue chip Investment banks, predominantly in Asia. As a Managing Director and Head of Asian Equities, at Cazenove Asia, Christopher was responsible for the regulatory operation of the platform, with ninety research, sales and trading staff in five global locations. He had operational oversight of the business and was an integral part of the sale of Cazenove Asia to Standard Chartered Bank. Previously, he was an Executive Director of Equity Capital Markets (ECM) and Global Head of Asian Equity Syndicate at Morgan Stanley Asia. He has extensive experience in ECM transactions, Initial Public Offerings and allocations and operational risk.