Alicia Syrett is the Founder and CEO of Pantegrion Capital, an angel investment vehicle focused on seed and early stage investments. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of NY Angels and as the Chairman of the Board of HeTexted. Her past and present Advisory Board roles include the following companies: Enerknol, The Pitch Deck, Beauty Booked, CisséTrading Co. and Willa.
Ms. Syrett has appeared on CNBC's Cash Crowd and Power Pitch, Fox Business's Risk & Reward, and MSNBC's Your Businessand has also been featured in Inc., The Huffington Post, and USA Today. She was named as one of the "25 Angel Investors in New York You Need to Know" by AlleyWatch and as one of Wharton's "40 Under 40" young alumni by Wharton Magazine. She was an Instructor with Steve Blank in his Lean Launchpad course at Columbia Business School and is a frequent speaker for various startup organizations and entrepreneurial programs in NYC at Columbia, NYU, and CUNY.
Prior to founding Pantegrion, Ms. Syrett spent over 10 years in the financial industry and was first employee and CAO of a multi-billion dollar private equity firm. She graduated early from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics (magna cum laude) and concentrations in Finance and Accounting. She also possesses two MBA degrees from the London Business School (with distinction) and Columbia Business School where she received Beta Gamma Sigma honors.