A rare combination of funds management, venture capital and crypto experience
The team behind Apollo Capital collectively has a combined 25 years experience in crypto assets and more than 85 years experience in venture capital and funds management. This unique blend of financial services experience and early adoption of crypto assets means the team is ideally placed to manage a portfolio of crypto assets.
Domenic Carosa - Chairman
Domenic is CEO of ASX-listed global mobile entertainment company Crowd Mobile Ltd (ASX: CM8). Domenic has built a reputation as a leader in the internet space by building multiple internet related businesses, including MP3.com.au in the late 90’s and Australia’s second largest virtual web hosting/domain company which he sold for $25m in 2005-06. Domenic started mining Bitcoin in 2014 and subsequently founded Bitcoin.com.au, Australia's fastest growing Bitcoin exchange.
Henrik Andersson - CIO
Henrik has over 17 years experience in global financial markets, with almost a decade on Wall Street. Henrik has extensive experience across three continents as a quantitative analyst, senior research analyst and in institutional equity sales. Henrik holds a Master of Science in Engineering Physics from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) and a Master of Science in Business Administration and Economics from Stockholm University. He is a CFA charterholder.
Tim Johnston - Analyst
Tim brings a breadth of experience across early-stage technology companies and traditional financial wealth management. Tim has worked in funds management, superannuation and venture capital, developing investment analytical skills across a broad range of products including equities, debt, cash, fund manager selection, crypto and early-stage growth companies.
Amelia Zimmerman - Growth Marketer
Amelia specialises in early-stage growth marketing for SaaS and eComm startups, and has worked with fintech, VR and blockchain companies. Currently, she is the resident growth marketer for Dominet Venture Partners and their portfolio companies, which includes Apollo Capital.
Rupert Hackett - Advisor
Rupert completed the World’s First Masters of Digital Currencies at the University of Nicosia in Cyprus. As the the CEO of Bitcoin.com.au and a board member of Australian Digital Commerce Association, Rupert is one of the pre-eminent crypto authorities in Australia. With a background in Psychology and Economics, Rupert is passionate about the political-economic ramifications of Blockchain technology and believes it will change large parts of our identity, behaviour and governance.
Holger Arians - Advisor
Holger has experience in entrepreneurship, corporate strategy and management and has been involved in several start-ups as an investor and manager. As CEO of Dominet Venture Partners, Holger has analysed countless venture capital opportunities.
Holger is an Alumni of Harvard Business School and holds an Executive MBA from ESSEC Business School in France and Mannheim Business School in Germany.
James Simpson - Analyst
James has a background at KPMG in their data analytics (tax) and management consulting practices in Australia and China. He has also worked in media-tech and in foreign policy. He is very interested in entrepreneurship having started an event labour businesses while at university. He first became interested in bitcoin in 2011 and began investing in 2014.
Kevin O'Hara - Advisor
Kevin O'Hara is the group CIO and Investment portfolio manager of the Tulla Private Equity Group. Kevin serves as an advisor to Havven.io, Australia's largest ICO, as well as to The Crypto Company. Kevin has completed an INSEAD MBA with a major in Digital Transformation and Business Intelligence.
Michael Parnell - Advisor
Michael Parnell has been working in financial markets for over 30 years, after starting on the ASX trading floor in Sydney in 1987. Since then he has had many positions running trading and investment books for several banks, brokers and asset managers.
He bought his first digital currencies including bitcoin in 2013 and since has successfully traded in the space including participating in many ICO’s.
He brings a wealth of experience not only in trading and asset management in traditional markets but over 4 years of investing in and analysis of crypto assets.