At Helium Advisors we consider our Advisory Board as our mastermind group. For us it's an external Brain Trust of which to benefit from in delivering to you our clients and partners our best and brightest ideas. We are very fortunate to have people of this caliber around us as friends, partners, and within the community. This helps us stay competitive, keep a strategic edge, and plan for the future while challenging us every day at Helium Advisors to constantly innovate and improve. We are thankful for their their time, advice, and intellectual contribution.
David George is a 22 year technology industry veteran with global executive roles for companies like Microsoft, Limelight, & Verizon. David has been involved in start ups for the last 10 years establishing and building markets for cutting edge technologies and building emerging business models. He has developed and driven business on a global scale, managed billion dollar P&L’s, launched global campaigns, helped take companies public to multi-billion dollar valuation, and built product and lines of revenue at all growth stages. David's first start up is now Verizon’s cloud services division where he helped build revenue from $0 - $100 million dollar run rate and was responsible for bringing in $20 million in strategic investment. David has helped generate over $70 million in start up funding both strategic and VC driven, the most recent being a series “B” round of $40 million as head of business development for a health technology company. David is married with 3 children, loves the outdoors, and has a passion for coaching youth sports and helping children achieve their goals.
Raj Kapur has over 25 years’ experience in Global Corporate Development, P&L Management and Change Management across HealthCare, Technology, Financial Services and Aerospace industries. His past experiences comprise C-Suite and Senior positions with Intel Corporation, Citigroup, American Express and Honeywell Aerospace.
As Director of Corporate Development at Intel, he led multiple global Acquisitions, Divestitures, Intellectual Property Licensing, and Strategic Alliances with a cumulative transaction value of $2 billion. Other roles at Intel include Chief of Staff, Enterprise Product Group and Global Head, Financial Services Industry Marketing, where he spearheaded Intel's thrust into the $300 billion Global Financial Services sector. Raj Joined Intel from Citigroup where as Chief Operations and Administrative Officer he led a multi-million dollar P&L including the launch of multiple eCommerce products. Prior to that he was Vice President Operations and Technology, Global Corporate Bank and led initiatives to bring the Bank in compliance with US Department of Treasury mandates. At American Express, Raj was Senior Director of Business Strategy, Quality and Reengineering and led an internal consulting group that achieved a $1 billion savings in run rate spanning 200 processes over 3 years.
Raj holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) and an MBA from the University of Houston, and is a recipient of the Fred J. Heyne fellowship for academic excellence awarded by the Graduate School of Business.
Chris Redcay over the past decade, has worked as a currency trader and money manager for Opes Capital Ventures. On a 24-hour FX trading desk, he developed proprietary trading strategies based on technical and fundamental analysis and managed currency positions that focused primarily on the European markets. He has also worked in municipal government at the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission as a New York City Urban Fellow. Chris received his undergraduate degree in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University, earned an MPA degree from Columbia University, and an MPA from the London School of Economics. Chris currently resides on the West Coast of Florida and enjoys mountain biking and traveling in his free time.