Max Shishlyannikov is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Alpharock Holding Company, LLC. Prior to founding Alpharock Holding, Mr Shishlyannikov was the Chief Investment Officer of Orbis Asset Management, LLC – a company that provided attractive risk return opportunities to investors in the private lending space.
Co-founder and Managing Partner of Venture Capital firm Navitas Capital from September 2008 to Present – raising and actively managing Navitas I, LP and Navitas II, LP. Within this capacity, Jim is focused on early-stage investments with respect to technology solutions applied to the physical world, with a focused mandate on real estate and construction technologies.
After a 20-year career as a top producing private wealth manager on Wall Street, Seth L. Blumenthal transitioned into real estate finance. Since 2016, Mr. Blumenthal has been leading sales and origination efforts for George Washington Lending, Inc. and most recently, GreenLake Asset Management, LLC, establishing a presence on the east coast for both commercial real estate lending firms. At AlphaRock, he heads up the sales and originations team nationwide. He has a BS and BA from the University of Hartford.
John Picard is a visionary and design innovator who understood the “internet of things” long before connectivity became the driver that it is today. Celebrated for his keen understanding of the innovative principles of natural system designs, John connects visionary thinking with emerging technologies to drive successful projects for corporations, commercial buildings, college campuses, and even entire towns.
Rustam Aktuganov is the Managing Director responsible for private credit operations for the company. Mr. Aktuganov has been active for more than 25 years in the field of project-related leadership, with a focus on technical start-ups and real estate development. Taking on different roles such as CEO, managing partner and board director’s member, he has a proven track record in managing projects, programs and portfolios in complex and dynamic contexts
Mr. Cohen’s background specializes in ROI management. Mr. Cohen analyses the current overall financial picture of a firm and creates increased ROI utilizing new technologies in the specific market place. Mr. Cohen has over 26 years in client management across various sectors of business. Mr. Cohen is licensed by the Department of Insurance and Department of Business Oversite.