About The Guest
Montgomery Kersten works with development-stage companies as an independent board member and advisor on strategic initiatives. Mr. Kersten was the co-founder, and CEO of VitalSigns Software (later acquired), and today serves as a board member of several Silicon Valley private companies. Mr. Kersten is an active “Angel” investor in high technology companies and has led the initial and follow-on financings for many young ventures. Mr. Kersten serves as a mentor and advisor to founders in order to accelerate their success and assist them in overcoming the many challenges ventures face, from founding, all the way through the company life cycle to an acquisition or IPO. Mr. Kersten’s expertise focuses on organizing, financing and developing young companies, advising founders on strategies and tactics for successfully negotiating with all parties, creating effective sales and marketing strategies, forging strategic relationships, building strong intellectual property protection, safeguarding founders and fiduciary board members, rapidly building value, and accomplishing successful mergers & acquisitions or IPO’s.
Alan and GROCO are an integral part of my financial team.
Thank you Alan for serving as our family financial advisor.
Alan’s experience in stock options and tax planning have saved us a significant amount of time and money over the years. His technical knowledge and skills are invaluable!
I rely on Alan for my tax planning.
Perhaps the true reward of giving to the community is when you inspire others. Consider me as one person you have inspired, Alan.
Our team has grown from two to over 15 people, as our agency has expanded and developed over the years. We are based in
New York, USA and our team come from all over the world.