Vetting Promising Startups
With over 20 years experience in investing as a top partner for New York Life, Brokerage Director for Mass Mutual and Managing Partner of Stryker Capital Management, Tuan founded ATZ on the idea that investor experiences should be individualized.
He brings extensive investment expertise to the ATZ team and has a keen sense for vetting prospective businesses grounded in the depth of his background experience in business development, capital management and investing. Prior to founding ATZ, Tuan was the Chief Business Development Officer at SNT, spent 4 years as a Brokerage Director at Mass Mutual and 6.5 years at New York Life Insurance Company as a Partner.
Business & Technology Management
John has over thirty-eight years business and technology management consulting experience with Global 500 corporations in Europe, South America, Japan, and Africa. He is recognized for his expertise in formulating and delivering innovative business and technology solutions for competitive advantage. He has held senior executive positions in international consulting firms and emerging technology ventures. His experience also includes over ten years as a board member of company’s high tech and enterprise companies. Specialties: Ability to gain a deep understanding of theoretical concepts with the capability to turn concepts in pragmatics. Experienced in building trusted adviser relationships with boards of directors and senior management. Experienced in communications, experienced public speaker; best selling author (Wall Street Journal Bestseller business book). Pragmatic experience in leading companies from innovation to commercialization.