Seasoned and Visionary Leadership
Founded in 2018, Sero Capital is headquartered in Miami Beach and led by seasoned experts with broad and multidisciplinary experience, and proven records of success.
David Moradi – Founder and CEO
Directing Sero’s overall investment strategy and governance, David Moradi is an entrepreneur, investor and advisor to numerous market-leading technology companies. He is also Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of First Contact Entertainment, a leading virtual reality (VR) video game development studio.
Prior to founding Sero Capital, David was Founder and CEO of Anthion Management, a technology focused fund which grew over his decade of leadership to $1B in assets under management. In 2013, Anthion was converted to a family office investing in various asset classes including early stage technology companies, public equities, corporate debt and real estate.
Prior to Anthion, David was a Portfolio Manager at Pequot Capital Management and an analyst and Portfolio Manager for Soros Fund Management. David started his career as a special situations analyst for Imperial Capital LLC in 2000.
David holds a B.A. in psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also Founder and Chairman of the David Moradi Foundation, a charitable foundation supporting education and veterans.
Joel Horwitz – Managing Director
Joel Horwitz manages Sero Capital’s operations and investments. Joel’s expertise lies in successfully conceptualizing and implementing innovative product and marketing initiatives, including both digital and traditional offerings to reach new markets for global companies. Previously, he applied these skills in senior positions in top-tier companies that include WANdisco, IBM, Avast, Datameer, H2O.ai, Alpine Data Labs and Intel.
Joel brings to Sero Capital a deep understanding of product strategy, market research, data science and product marketing. Additionally, he has proven results in ecosystem development, corporate development, and community management – which have led to material growth opportunities for the companies he’s served.
Joel’s background includes propelling product enhancement, digital business, corporate growth strategies, and successful marketing initiatives to stimulate revenue growth and outperform sales objectives in progressively responsible positions. His proven success in achieving marketing goals and objectives, along with his comprehensive expertise in developing strategic partnerships and alliances throughout all levels of the marketing cycle, contribute immensely to the success of the Sero Capital team.