Investor & Entrepreneur:
Emmy’s institutional investing experience includes working for investment firms representing diverse strategies, asset size and type. Emmy ran the Nicholas|Applegate Global Technology Fund, the top ranked fund globally in 1999, up over 495% according to Lipper. Emmy’s entrepreneurial experience includes co-founding three startups (in alt-ed, green energy, and blockchain) and advising two startups (in Fintech, Adtech).Emmy serves as a mentor for women and students. Emmy is a Declare Pod leader. She has spoken on panels and given keynotes on: ESG investing, Artificial Intelligence, digital privacy technologies, blockchain, and women.
Highlights of Emmy’s athletic accomplishments during the 25 years as an institutional investor include multiple national and global rankings in dressage, culminating in 2005 with a 9th place in the US trials for the World Cup Team, Silver in the 2017 US Masters Championships in the 100-meter and 400-meter dash (50-55 year old division), 2017 AAU North American Champion Women Overall Physique Division (bodybuilding, all age groups). Emmy has placed in the top 3 in her age group in both marathons and ultramarathons.
Emmy is a Certified Nutritional Consultant (CNC), and authored a nutrition chapter in a published medical textbook: Adolescent Health Screening: An Update in the Age of Big Data. Emmy is CA State Certified as a Domestic Violence Victims Advocate, and ascribes to the client-centered trauma aware model: each person knows intuitively what is in their highest and best interest. Emmy has a USC MBA in Finance and a BA in Economics from UCSD.