Co-Founder and CEO
Zain is an angel investor and founding partner of OZ Ventures, a seed fund company started in 2006. His current portfolio includes over 20 early stage companies, and he was a late stage investor in Facebook, Groupon, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Tesla on the secondary market. Prior to citizen.vc, Zain was a Senior Manager at Google, responsible for worldwide Corporate IT, and a member of their M&A group.
Co-Founder and President
Emilio was most recently VP of Business Development and Corporate Strategy for Jumio, a payments validation and ID verification startup. He has 13 years experience in private equity, board work, business operations, acquisition integration, investment banking, finance and capital markets. He’s also an active seed investor and current advisor to several start-ups with a focus in technology, media, mobile advertising, and consumer commerce.