Adam Jiwan is an experienced entrepreneur and global investor who founded and a co-managing partner of Ridge Road Partners.
Jiwan, The Co-Founder, and CEO of Spring Labs
Adam Jiwan is a fin-tech entrepreneur for more than 15 years of transcontinental experience investing in, founding, and growing companies in the industry. He serves as a co-founder and CEO of Spring Labs who are a team of innovators, technologist, and entrepreneurs working to stabilize society’s credit and identity problems with blockchain technology. Adam was a seed investor and founding board member of Avant before founding Spring Labs with his partners John and Anna. He is currently a Managing Partner of Ridge Road Capital Partners and Orient Point Capital, and also holding companies with interests in real estate services, vertical software, financial services, and AI. Adam previously served as the CEO of UK/Asia for TPG-Axon and has held roles at Soros Fund Management, Goldman Sachs, and The Blackstone Group.
How Does Adam Jiwan Ideas Bring to Life?
It involves a lot of spaghetti throwing in bringing the ideas to life at Spring Labs and all of his business. It has resulted from the free form and out of the box thinking in some the best strategies, opportunities, and partnerships. What energizes Adam most about being an entrepreneur is the creative process. He stayed focused on the ideas that will most readily turn into a durable business model that will or have significant potential to scale. Creating and partnering with a team comprises of the best people who have the most skill, the best temperament, and overall trustworthiness is essential.
The Experience of Adam Jiwan
Entrepreneurship and investing are where Adam Jiwan’ great passion sits and where capital and sweat combine to create meaningful value. He is a founder, founding board member and/or seed investor of a number of successful companies like Avant Inc, that ranked by Forbes as the sixth-most promising company in America in 2015. He also founded Europe’s leading student finance company, the Future Finance Loan Corporation; TSX-listed Alignvest Acquisition Corporation; a Brazilian consumer finance platform, the Rebel Tecnologia; the New York-based education finance platform, Climb Credit Inc.; and the London-based wealth management AI software platform, the Arkera. Adam Jiwan currently serves the leading legal industry SaaS business being the co-chairman of TrialWorks, as well as being the Chairman of Future Finance Loan Corporation. Adam also serves as a Director of Avant Inc. and Alignvest Acquisition Corporation.