Anthony Tijerino serves as an Advisor to Advantary. He has more than 15 years of experience driving profitable growth in challenging investment banking, private equity, and high tech startup markets. He is part of the business development team at Early Growth Financial Services (EGFS), a key partner to Advantary. Before joining EGFS, Anthony was a Sales Director at RocketSpace where his primary responsibility was advising Fortune 1000 executives on external innovation partnerships and corporate strategic planning. Before RocketSpace, Anthony was a Managing Director at Alexander King Advisors where he advised and provided liquidity for clients in the direct secondary market. Prior to that, he led overall sales, marketing, business development and strategy for GroupPrice, an angel-backed B2B tech startup that was based in Redwood City.
Prior to working in the high tech startup space, Anthony was the youngest SVP at Advanced Equities, a technology investment bank that was based in San Francisco. He has been successful at originating and funding early, mid, and late stage private equity and venture capital transactions in several industries. He began his career at Morgan Stanley where he covered high net worth, institutional equity, and restricted stock accounts. While in college, Anthony was a Junior Broker at Bear Stearns in San Francisco.
His bachelor of science in Finance was conferred by San Francisco State University and he has held FINRA series 7, 31 and 66 licenses.