Veziris Ventures actively identifies promising platform companies in the science and technology industries; manages investment decisions in a private and Long/Short public equity fund that focuses on micro-mid cap companies alongside the company’s reputable managing partners and scientific advisers; and conducts due diligence efforts through a series of standard financial analysis models including discounted cash flows and risk-adjusted NPV. • The actively managed public equity portfolio ended 2012 up +24% with returns of 21% since inception, October 2010; outperforming comparable benchmarks. Found partner, Andreas also leads the burgeoning VC company in building its brand and reputation, focusing on cultivating its business relationships with individual and institutional investors, guiding the path of business development, and assembling a team of quality business and science experts to assist in identifying and valuing potential companies. Prior to founding Veziris, Andreas provided his Group at Morgan Stanley with equity and macroeconomic trend analysis to the proprietary portfolio as well as managing client relationships for ultra high-net worth and institutional clients. The Group managed $10 billion of individual and institutional assets, ranking in the top ten on Barron's Top 100 Financial Advisors in 2009 and top 5% of the firm in overall production. Series 7, 63, and 3 licensed.