with expertise in global operations, revenue management, M&A, accounting, tax, venture capital and private equity fundraising, and legal administration. Todd has 12 years of experience in public accounting with a top-tier international CPA firm. Several of Todd’s past companies have experienced successful exits including 41st Parameter (acquired by Experian), AFS Technologies (recapitalization through TPG Group), and, most recently, Commerce Signals (acquired by Verisk Analytics). Todd has successfully raised over $250 million through venture capital and private investor sources including a private equity-backed SaaS software enterprise. Todd is a CPA and has a BS degree in accounting from Arizona State University.
Leif Hartwig draws on more than three decades in the fields of software entrepreneurship and finance. Mr. Hartwig founded many businesses in the corporate software industry, including SquadPod. TruQuest Corporation, which Leif established and launched, is a corporate coaching program that has helped firms like State Farm, Nationwide, and Prudential bring in billions of dollars in revenue. Leif has also gathered more than $200m from individual investors. In 2017, Leif was named Scottsdale's Best Small Business by the Sterling Awards, and in 2016, he was named the Best Innovative Software Collaboration Company in the United States by the Aragon Awards. Leif was the head of the Tucson, Arizona branch of the American Heart Association and a member of the Tucson Medical Foundation's board of directors. Leif attended the University of Arizona and earned a BS in Business Administration.
Apryl Syed has managed three product lines at Sage and overseen an education program for the partner channel over her 25 years as a strategist in marketing, sales, and customer success at SaaS firms. She also oversaw customer service for Sage products sold in North America. She then led the advisory team at Bloomreach, a tech startup, after working in sales, marketing, and customer success at the biggest US Sage Partner, Blytheco. Today she has a successful consulting firm focused on revenue optimization while assisting WealthVP. She has a love and passion for helping start-ups as she came from an entrepreneurial household.