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.

Athlete:
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.

Education:
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.