Investor & Serial Entrepreneur
Victor Koosh is an investor and serial entrepreneur who has a strong commitment to Decision Quality and building thriving communities. Currently he serves as Chairman of Synapse, an EdTech start-up building the first Learning Design System, Advisor to Elevation Ecosystems and Advisor to Groupraise.
He spent 15 years building Caesar Systems/PetroVR, which was sold to Palantir Solutions and then merged into Aucerna the energy industry’s leading provider of solutions for integrated planning, operations and reserves. As Co-founder and CEO of Meedio, he worked with his team to build the best digital media center software and exited to Yahoo!.
Prior to that, Victor was a Sr. Portfolio Advisor, the Head of New Ventures Economics and a Sr. Finance Analyst at Wintershall AG. He also co-founded and was President of New World Horizon, an international training company and before that did a turnaround of export trading company Cobro International as a Vice President.
Koosh studied Business Administration at the University of Houston, is a National Outstanding Eagle Scout, a Silver Beaver, a Centurion Award recipient, a Founder’s Award recipient and a Vigil Honor. He serves on the Board of the Sam Houston Area Council, Boy Scouts of America and was a member of the Executive Committee for 3 years where he also served as Chairman of the National Eagle Scout Association Chapter. In addition, he was Chairman of Lemonade Day Houston.
Venture Investing inherently comes with uncertainty and is a great fit for Decision Analysis to deal with cognitive biases, along with data that is already available. A good fit for this session are people who make venture investment decisions as their day job.