Joel M. Shulman Ph.D., CFA
Founder & Managing Director
Dr. Joel Shulman is the founder and managing director of EntrepreneurShares. His 30+ years of academic research led to the formation of our proprietary 15-factor investment model. Dr. Shulman is a leading academic in the field of Entrepreneurship at Babson College (ranked #1 for Entrepreneurship 18 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report.) Dr. Shulman holds a Ph.D. in Finance and is a CFA charter holder. He also earned an MPA from the JFK School of Government at Harvard University. He founded and sold The Shulman Review, a CFA test-prep company that trained over 12,000+ investment professionals in 110+ countries around the world. In addition, he provided consulting services to the World Bank and helped facilitate capital market development in Central Asian states. Dr. Shulman is the author of 2004 best business book Getting Bigger by Growing Smaller and contributes regularly to a Forbes column on investing.
Chief Operating Officer
Eva Adosoglou is the Chief Operating Officer of EntrepreneurShares. In addition to her duties overseeing daily operational and strategic directions, she participates with the development and construction of Technology and HealthCare portfolios. She has strong international leadership experience encompassing both well-structured multinational companies and start-ups residing in Europe and the US. She is an accomplished Fulbright scholar, has fluency in four languages, is an MBA recipient, and is a winner of multiple international startup and leadership competitions. Her proven experience in managing teams, developing innovative products, establishing processes, and building strategic partnerships in technology-based, nascent firm settings, provides unique positioning to lead future directions with EntrepreneurShares and FinTech solutions.
Mihai R. Prisacariu
Chief Compliance Officer
Mihai is the Chief Compliance Officer at EntrepreneurShares. He has been with the company since June 2017 and has been involved in the finance industry since May 2016. Mihai started working at EntrepreneurShares by conducting ETF market research in preparation for the company’s entrance into the ETF space. Mihai’s analysis expanded to all aspects of the company to fully understand the company structure, operations, and investment approach. Mihai applied his company knowledge in completing and updating Request for Proposals and Due Diligence Questionnaire the company received from current and potential investors. Mihai began using his company knowledge towards reviewing company documents, policies and procedures, conduct compliance testing, and further develop appropriate policies and procedures as the company continues to grow. Previously, Mihai was appointed as the portfolio manager of the 18-student group tasked with managing $2 million of Babson College’s Endowment. The mandate focused on long term growth and continuous outperformance of the S&P500. Mihai received his Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Finance and Global Business Management from Babson College. Furthermore, Mihai received his Master of Science in Finance from the F.W. Olin School of Business at Babson College
Chief Financial Officer
Alissa Shulman is the Chief Financial Officer at EntrepreneurShares. She has been with the Company since May 2016 and during that time has played a key role in the October 2016 Founder/CEO Index launch, as well as the construction of the firm’s first ETF, which will be launched Fall 2017. Alissa’s current responsibilities include supporting the portfolio manager, individual security research and analysis, and the quarterly re-balance for the portfolios. Previously, Alissa worked at Gordon Brothers Group as an analyst for the Commercial & Industrial disposition team and for Gordon Brothers-AccuVal’s Retail Inventory Valuation team. She received her Bachelors of Science with a concentration in Finance, Magna Cum Laude, from Babson College and is currently a CFA Level II candidate. Alissa’s favorite entrepreneur is Jennifer Hyman, co-founder and CEO, Rent the Runway.
Head of Marketing & Communications
Gayathri Bhaskaran is the Head of Marketing and Communications at EntrepreneurShares, leading the brand and creative strategy, also managing business operations including compliance-related projects. With her 12 years of global marketing experience, she acts as a change agent to bring fresh ideas into the projects of EntrepreneurShares. As an instigator of ideas and an innovator, Gayathri has a strong background in planning and implementation of brand strategies for multinational brands and entrepreneurial companies. She has won several awards for the brand and advertising projects, she has led over the years. With her passion and clear thinking, she hopes to bring cutting edge marketing solutions to drive the continuous growth of EntrepeneurShares.
Senior Financial & Technology Analyst
Evie Wang is the senior financial & technology analyst at EntrepreneurShares. She started working on company operations and financial data analysis, and will also actively participate in projects empowering EntrepreneurShares with cutting-edge technology. Through experience working in financial institutions, technology firms and start-ups, she has developed a mindset to quickly absorb, understand and analyze information of new areas. Her competitive analytical skills, detail-oriented workstyle and spirit of teamwork will enable her to help expedite the vigorous growth of EntrepreneurShares in the future. Evie received her Bachelor of Economics with a concentration in financial economics from Tsinghua University and her Master of Science in Finance from International Business School at Brandeis University.
Operations & IT Manager
David Zamarin is the operations & IT manager at EntrepreneurShares. He has been with the company since September 2016 and has worked on various dialy operations including projects related to financial analysis and increasing EntrepreneurShares’ brand recognition. David recently graduated from Babson College a year early in May 2019 while still receiving a Magna Cum Laude designation with a Business Administration degree and a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Previously, David has successfully exited from his own two ventures and is currently running his latest Shark Tank featured business – DetraPel. David’s favorite entrepreneur is Jeff Bezos, Founder and CEO of Amazon.com