Addison Sears-CollinsFinancial at 21212 Digital Accelerator
With over 9 years of international business experience and having traveled to 50+ countries across the US, Latin America, Africa, and Middle East and Asia, Addison is the CFO of 21212.
Addison has a strong quantitative background, having conducted financial analysis for numerous international multi-million dollar transactions.
Addison began his career at Goldman Sachs, working in the Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities Division. After Goldman, he worked at Swiss Re where he developed complex financial models for the firm’s commodity trading activities.
Following his work at Swiss Re, Addison moved to Mauritius where he was one of the first employees for SEACOM, a US$700M project, which was the first submarine fiber optic network to connect South and East Africa to India and Europe. At SEACOM, he led the financial modeling and analysis of the project, including the management of a US$225M equity facility and procurement of a US$75MM senior debt facility.
After SEACOM, Addison worked for Siemens Venture Capital, where he performed financial and business due diligence on investments in the energy, materials, green technology and industrial solutions space.
Addison has a Bachelor’s Degree in Physics from the University of Virginia and a Master’s Degree from Penn State University.
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