Founder and Managing Partner: Austin Milliken Strategy Focus: Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Real Estate, Venture Capital, Direct Deals Geographic Coverage: North America and Europe

Austin Milliken | Founder and Managing Partner

Austin Milliken is Co-founder and Managing Member of MC Aureate. MC Aureate is San Francisco Bay based and provides early-stage cannabis, fintech, crypto, and entertainment companies advisory and capital raising services. Austin has 20 plus years of experience in trading, asset management, consulting, financial advisory and capital raising. Most recently he has been working as a HNW investment advisor and portfolio manager. Additionally, he provides fractional CFO services for early-stage companies in the San Francisco Bay Area. Austin started his career at Montgomery Securities (Banc of America) on the institutional listed trading desk before moving to hedge fund portfolio management. The bulk of his hedge fund life was spent at Parallax Fund in San Francisco as a derivatives volatility trader and portfolio manager. Austin studied Economics at Columbia University, is a certified FRM, and currently holds the Series 7,63,65 registrations with FINRA.