optimistic & determined
“Through altruistic capitalism - wealth is successfully supplied to entrepreneurs, equipping them with the tools to create a flourishing startup ecosystem, increase local marketplace activity and improve the world”
- Greg Shepard
Greg’s success has garnered the attention of entrepreneurs and investors around the world, and he is passionate about utilizing his talents and acquired skills for the betterment of society. Greg has acted as a chairman for congressional candidates and is a dedicated philanthropist for science, human rights, special needs children, and environmental causes. Greg coined the phrase "altruistic capitalism" in a Forbes Article published in 2019 which is the belief that you can use the advantages of capitalism for altruistic purposes.
Entrepreneur: Greg is a 20 year startup veteran and serial entrepreneur with 14 liquidity events under his belt in BioTech, TransitTech, AdTech and MarTech industries, two of which were sold as part of a $925M transaction that won 4 PE awards for transactions between $250M-$1B,
Author: Greg is a ForbesBooks author and has written over 100 articles published in 25 national and international publications such as Fortune, Entrepreneur, and US News & World Report at a pace of approximately one article each month.
Investor: Greg is the founder of BOSS Capital Partners, a global syndicate for investing in tech startups worldwide with a 100% track record - 14 investments and 14 liquidity events.
BOSS Creator: Greg is the creator of BOSS (Business Operating Support System) an open source methodology developed to empower entrepreneurs while increasing startup success rate.
Speaker: Greg is a TEDX speaker and keynote speaker at universities including National Defense University, University of San Diego, University of San Marcos, Columbia University, University of Berkley and over 100 accelerators, membership organizations, and conferences worldwide.
Media: Greg is a Forbes Radio Host and has been featured as a guest on over 25 popular podcasts including those of best selling authors Oren Klaff, Ken Blanchard, David Allen, and David Covey as well as numerous network TV and radio shows.
4 PRIVATE EQUITY AWARDS
12 SUCCESSFUL EXITS
+ $1 BILLION IN TRANSACTIONS
"It is not very unreasonable that the rich should contribute to the public expense, not only in proportion to their revenue, but something more than in that proportion"
- Adam Smith, Father of Modern Economics, Father of Capitalism
“The average startup exit is over 200 million dollars, imagine what that can do for positive change."